athletics and athletes

Playing Sports and Opiate Abuse

Playing Sports and Opiate Abuse

Opiates are often referred to as painkillers, and there are several versions of opiates available for pain relief, such as hydrocodone, Percocet, OxyContin, oxycodone, Fentanyl, and codeine. These drugs aid in the recovery of injury and pain for millions, but they also have a high risk-potential for abuse and addiction. (more…)

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