Morphine Addiction in the Elderly

One of the most widely discussed topics in today’s culture is the baby boomers. Information about their net worth, their life experiences during very tumultuous times in our history, and the increasing demands that this population is putting on today’s society are discussed in all forms of media. However, one topic that has not been as visible is the increasing number of addicts among the senior population. According to the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP), about 17 percent of...