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  •  War on Drugs (1+ / 0-)
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    Hurts many people in many ways.

    What is the point of worrying about addiction when I'm incapacitated anyway? If I try to do anything resembling a work schedule the spasms just start cascading as the days go by. So I'm not really useful anyway.

    I do agree that toxins are an issue. But they have no grounds to say that about opiates because they have been shown to duplicate existing body chemistry. If you are actually in pain and you take an opiate you will receive no toxic effects at all until the pain threshold is low enough for your body to stop producing it's own opioids. (I forget their name). Yet they tell doctors to choke the patients supply? They make doctors waste their valuable time on paperwork best left to a computer program. For oipiods that are not toxic when properly clinically dosed.

    Now my experiences have left me to believe that there are NO physicians capable of correctly assessing a patients pain because the entire system has been infected by the WOD

    "Til you're so fucking crazy you can't follow their rules" John Lennon - Working Class Hero

    by Horace Boothroyd III on Tue Jan 15, 2013 at 03:26:21 AM PST

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