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Opioid Overdose Map Shows US is Fighting Epidemic on Multiple Fronts

The current opioid crisis is one that is well-documented, but recently studies have shown that the country is not just fighting opioid dependency on one front, but on four. In addition, different areas of the country are affected by different aspects of the crisis. The four main areas of the opioid crisis as a whole …

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Some Doctors Are Objecting to Plan to Help Inmates Fight Opioid Addiction

A company in California has come under criticism for its plan to use prison inmates with alcohol and drug related problems as ‘human guinea pigs’ for its unique opioid dependency recovery program. Following criticism from a number of parties, the program has now been halted. The novel scheme was launched by the Louisiana Department of …

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Could Technology Help Curb the Opioid Crisis?

When the ‘man on the street’ thinks about how people obtain illegal opioids, they probably think about shady dealers selling opioids that have been manufactured, Breaking Bad style, in illegal laboratories. It may then surprise the ‘man on the street’ that a large percentage of illegally sold opioids come from sources where opioids are manufactured …

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Why the Northeast US Has Been Hit Hardest by the Opioid Epidemic

A new federal report has revealed that more people die from opioid related drug overdoses in the Northeast US than anywhere else in the country. Research is now being undertaken to help people understand why this is occurring. The report comes from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics …

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Joint Study Between Duke and UNC Shows Work Still to Be Done in Fight Against Opioid Crisis

Progress is being made in North Carolina’s fight against the opioid crisis, according to a new report jointly released by Duke University and the University of North Carolina. However, the report also makes certain that there is still a great deal of work that has to be done. In particular, more people experiencing problems with …

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