Draconian Opioid Crackdown Produces Collateral Victims And Unnecessary Trauma For Chronic Pain Sufferers

photo of protest against opioid crackdown that has deprived chronic pain sufferers the pain medications they rely on

by Richard Cameron   Last May, we published an article about the unintended consequences of the federal and state response to the Opioid crisis. Following that, we received a considerable number of comments that reinforced our contention that the policies that were instituted created considerable more turmoil and trauma than they alleviated. Here is a sample of what we heard. The names have not been published to protect the privacy of the correspondents: “I have MCTD (mixed connective tissue disease). What that is is overlapping autoimmune diseases. I have 8…

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Carbon Ion Radiotherapy – Say Goodbye To Chemo And Radiation And Hello To Carbon Ion

by Richard Cameron Last year, in another publication, I detailed the refinement of a couple of breakthrough advances in cancer treatment. One was primarily an American scientific innovation, Crispr cas9 – which is the most prominent among the gene editing technologies.  The other was a branch of the Heavy Ion technology, gaining prominence in Asia and Europe, but until now, barely in the game here – Carbon Ion Radiotherapy. National Compass plans a new series of articles on promising cancer treatment trends such as charged particle therapy employing Heavy Ions, but…

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