Fantastic piece of writing. Very insightful & inspiring, and yet I wonder why there are quite many cases of doctors & post-operation patients who go on to abuse their meds and overdose. Could Johann Hari's metaphorical allegory of the rat park be a faulty assumption that do not compare 1:1 with the real world manifestation of drugs and addiction? I guess it's an idea for another article 😉

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Jonathan Adrian

Jonathan Adrian

Junior doctor, writer, photographer, and part-time social media strategist.