Consulting Firm McKinsey & Company Settles Lawsuits over Role in Opioid Crisis

Despite all the news revolving around healthcare and the pandemic in the last year, efforts to staunch the opioid crisis are still ongoing. Recently, there have been several developments with the companies who were actively pushing the addictive painkillers responsible for hundreds of thousands of deaths.The first being Purdue Pharma, the makers of Oxycontin, who

Alternatives to Using Opioids in Pain Management

Chiropractors and other medical providers in an Integrated Medical clinic setting have an ability to play a major role in preventing opioid addiction with pain management alternatives. Advanced Medical Integration (AMI), the nation’s leading consulting group for establishing holistic, philosophically-based medical integration, is holding regular live online trainings in 2021 to inform chiropractors and doctors

Opioid Crisis: Walmart Under Fire from the Department of Justice

The battle against the opioid crisis continues, and now a major American company is in the line of fire. Unlike Purdue Pharmaceuticals, this one is a little more complicated of an issue and not as clear-cut. The company under fire now is Walmart – the massive US retailer that everyone has visited at some point or

Purdue Pharma Pays A Heavy Price

People in pain are perhaps the most vulnerable. This is a fact that is not lost on Purdue Pharma and the Sackler family. Being directly responsible for the creation of OxyContin and its distribution, they have contributed to hundreds of thousands of avoidable deaths in the name of profit. That may sound harsh, but there’s

Considering the Future of Healthcare

The U.S. healthcare system has always been a moving target, a system continually in flux. Politicians, bureaucrats, policy wonks, and academics continually view the healthcare landscape as a vision to be adjusted. The picture just isn’t right. In fact, many in the last decade have called for and partially implemented overhauls to a system they