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Jay and Jean Fleming both suffer with chronic pain, but getting the medicine they need to keep it under control has become a nightmare, as pharmacists are limited on how many pain medications they can order and dispense each month.

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The war on drugs is no different than traditional wars. The number of civilian casualties is always far higher than are the losses racked up by combatants.