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Subduing the opioid monster

EO Forum focuses on addiction treatment and solutions in Eastern Oregon.

The numbers are disheartening.

Someone dies from prescription opioids every 20 minutes in this country. 63 more words

East Oregonian

While everyone focuses on opioids, meth-related deaths are on the rise

Speaking to an audience in New Hampshire this week, President Trump announced a redoubling of the nation’s efforts to confront the opioid overdose crisis plaguing the country. 39 more words

Health Authority

Opioids Make My Life Livable

I have chronic pain. When the pain is severe, I try many things before I get the pill bottle out. I want people to know that I do not want to take opioids because of the scrutiny and stigma attached, but I must because they make my life livable.   1,054 more words

Chronic Pain


“What’s it like to live in the opioid center of the Midwest?” Well, I don’t know – I don’t live there. Though, after a recent article about the town in which I live, I know this has crossed the minds of many people. 436 more words

It’s that time of the month again, where we decide on the very worst idea that has been proposed in the past 30 days. We’re only 20 days into March, but I’m nearly 100% positive that I’ve identified the worst proposal of the month: President Trump’s… 813 more words


Laced drugs prevalent in Saskatoon

Laced drugs have garnered attention in Saskatchewan recently after three deaths in Saskatoon, two in Maidstone, and numerous hospitalizations all believed to be linked to cocaine containing… 374 more words


The Trump Administration’s Opioid Action Plan

During the 2016 presidential election, then Republican nominee Donald Trump took a tough stance on the opioid crisis, declaring he would help solve the crisis if he were elected. 645 more words

Help For Substance Abuse