Health & Fitness

February 27, 2016 4:32 PM

Prescription pills, addiction ‘hell’: Rachelle Allen’s story of opioid abuse offers look inside U.S. epidemic

After surgery in 2005, Rachelle Allen began taking opioid pain pills prescribed by a doctor

She became addicted, losing a decade of her life — and her family, home and career

Medical profession is wrestling with the part it has played in the public health emergency

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