Health Psychology Unit 3 Assignment
Watch the brief video clip about prescription painkiller use in the United States, then answer the following in a minimum of one page.
- Summarize the video and the various perspectives presented.
- Why is prescription painkiller use such a problem?
- How do people become aIDicted to painkillers?
- Can prescription painkillers be taken safely, without a substance use disorder developing? If so, how?
VIDEO: BBC. (n.d.) U.S. painkiller aIDiction epidemic. Retrieved from: http://on.aol.com/video/us-painkiller-aIDiction-epidemic-517362728.