Stories by Trevor Butterworth

Trevor Butterworth is the editor of the media watchdog group STATS and a Research Fellow at the Center for Media and Public Affairs. subscribe to Trevor Butterworth's feed

Posted on: Aug 30, 2004, Source: STATS

By portraying OxyContin as a home-grown weapon of mass destruction, the media have inflicted enormous damage to the medical community's attempts to treat chronic pain in millions of Americans.