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American addict.

Smith, Gregory A. (Physician), (film producer,, screenwriter.). Smith, Gregory A. (Physician). American addict. (Added Author). Knezev, Sasha, (film director,, film producer,, screenwriter.). Gregory Smith. (Cast).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 92 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Synergetic : 2015.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Sasha Knezev.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gregory Smith.
Summary, etc.:
Marilyn Monroe, Elvis Presley, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Heath Ledger, Phillip Seymour Hoffman...famous names that share a common tragedy. America has 5% of the world population and yet consumes 80% of the world's prescription narcotics. American Addict reveals the connections between government regulators, big pharmaceutical companies, physicians, and the media. Together they reinforce treatment through prescribed medication. In the style of the "Inside Job" and "Food, Inc.", this film exposes a shocking hypocrisy most are unaware even exists.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Medication abuse > United States.
Drug addiction > United States.
Drugs > United States.

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