11/02/2011 // WPB, FL, USA // Injury Lawyers News // Nicole Howley
Sure, there are a lot of irresponsible doctors who freely prescribe pain medications — like the doctors in Florida’s “pill mill.” But, I strongly believe that it’s not the doctors who are fueling the epidemic, it’s the patients who are legitimately getting the prescriptions and then selling them on the street to turn a high profit. Money talks, and it talks to people who don’t necessarily want to take the pills, and would rather sell the pain killers to make a couple hundred dollars cash.
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