I’m working on a Psychology question and need guidance to help me study.
Read the following article about prescription painkiller use in the United States, then answer the following in a minimum of 350 words.
Summarize the article and the main points presented.
Why is prescription painkiller use such a problem?
How do people become addicted to painkillers?
Can prescription painkillers be taken safely, without a substance use disorder developing? If so, how?
NIDA. (2014). Prescription and over-the-counter-medications. Retrieved from http://www.nj.gov/humanservices/dmhas/publications…
Textbook-Straub, R. O. (2019). Health Psychology.