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Surprising Overdose Death Statistics

Surprising Overdose Death Statistics

Overdose deaths in America are on the rise year-over-year. The numbers may seem overwhelming, but there’s an underlying logic to why addiction is so out-of-control in the US. There’s a tendency for people who have never experienced addiction to blame the victims, but when we...

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FDA Announces Enhanced Warnings for Opioid Pain Medications

FDA Announces Enhanced Warnings for Opioid Pain Medications

FDA announces enhanced warnings for immediate-release opioid pain medications related to risks of misuse, abuse, addiction, overdose and death New safety warnings also added to all prescription opioid medications to inform prescribers and patients of additional risks related to opioid use Families who have suffered...

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Rise in Overdoses

People are starting to notice a problem. It’s hard not to notice the “heroin crisis,” when celebrities like Philip Seymour Hoffman overdose. It’s hard for parents to ignore when news reports tell us that high school students are helping each other shoot up in school...

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