Comments for: MaineCare sees 30 percent drop in patients on prescription opiates with new emphasis on alternative therapies

Posted Feb. 27, 2014, at 6:08 p.m.
Last modified Feb. 28, 2014, at 10:53 a.m.

At Acadia Hospital in Bangor, individuals suffering from chronic pain, many of them for years, gather once a week to find relief in their thoughts, rather than a pill bottle. Some injured themselves at work, others struggle with debilitating headaches and neck pain. A few don’t know why they hurt. …

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