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I have been writing about the heroin epidemic in our country for the last couple of blog posts. As you know, the increase in deaths from drug overdoses is driven by an increase in addiction to both prescription painkillers like OxyCondin,Vicodin and Percocet as well as fentanyl and heroin. 478 more words
Source: Huffington Post
Jessie’s Law tries to make a patient’s addiction history more widely known to his or her physicians.
WASHINGTON — The young woman whose story of heroin addiction and subsequent death compelled President Barack Obama to sharpen his focus on the epidemic has inspired new legislation in Congress. 265 more words