The most recent statistics come from 2016, where more than 42,000 people perished -- more than any year on record. These stats also reveal that 40% of all opioid overdose deaths involve a prescription opioid.
Lou Paradise, President, Chief of Research and one of the founders of Topical BioMedics, the makers of the Topricin line of healing products, is working to change the way pain is treated.
The company's mission is to relieve pain and restore quality of life, safely and with no side effects. Products are formulated without parabens, petroleum or other harmful ingredients.
Listen as Lou joins host Dr. Bond to explain the evolution of the company, how products are changing individuals' lives, and how you can take charge of your pain and live pain-free.