Prevention Newslink - July Edition

There has been a lot of news surrounding the opioid epidemic that has overtaken our country. Used appropriately, medicines can improve our lives. When misused and abused, however, the consequences can be devastating. The overprescribing and misuse of prescription pain relievers has been a major cause of this epidemic and overdose deaths, with four out of five heroin users reporting that they misused prescription opioids before using heroin.

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