Radio Interview: The Complexity of Painkillers

Listen to Judy discuss the complexity of painkiller  WBUR, “Radio Boston”

The Hysteria About Prescription Pain Killers

As I’m working on my forthcoming book, A Nation in Pain: Healing Our Biggest Health Problem (Oxford, 2013),  I’m also contributing to WBUR’s CommonHealth blog. The following entry first appeared on WBUR’s site.

Today’s New York Times carries a front page article fanning the hysteria – once again – about prescription painkillers.