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There is no question about it World is in the midst of an opioid

There is no question about it World is in the midst of an opioid


The United States is in the midst of an opioid addiction crisis. How big is this problem? Forty-four people in the United States die every day from ...

In 1998, Purdue Pharma was in the midst of an aggressive marketing campaign to promote its new opioid, OxyContin. (George Frey/Bloomberg/Getty)

A boy attends a march against the opioid epidemic with his grandmother in Norwalk, Ohio, on July 14, 2017. Spencer Platt/Getty Images Future Perfect

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10 questions and answers with a Mayo Clinic anesthesiologist

This photo shows an arrangement of pills of the opioid oxycodone-acetaminophen in New York

Feds Announce Opioid Crackdown in Los Angeles

... named drug overdoses the #1 cause of unintentional death in the United States. For the first time, Americans are more likely to die from an opioid ...

An opioid epidemic is what happens when pain is treated only with pills

Dave Baker makes closing comments during floor debate on HF400, the so-called “opioid crisis bill” which would, in part, provide prevention and education ...

House passes sweeping opioid legislation with contentious funding mechanism

Ohio Dem: Trump doesn't understand "the level of destruction" from opioids

Children of the Opioid EpidemicChildren of the Opioid Epidemic


Spotlight On: Emerging Trends in the Opioid Crisis

In Midst of Opioid Crisis, an Addiction Medication Program for Federal Prisons Fizzles

In Midst Of Opioid Crisis, FDA May Block New Addiction Drug From Market

Dan Buckley (left) and Brian Peck stand in the backyard of the sober living home where they live. ZOEY MARAIST | CATHOLIC HERALD

Chris Christie is heading President Donald Trump's opioid epidemic commission. Shawn Thew/Pool via Getty Images


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Commentary: Do We Really Need a New, More Powerful Opioid?

Liu Yuejin of China's National Narcotics Control Commission speaks at a Beijing press conference on Monday

Opioid painkillers are supposed to provide pain relief, but we now have an epidemic of

Judge: Stop the legal fights and curb the opioid epidemic

Federal prosecutor suing to block a safe opioid injection site in Philly

The Immigrant Doctor Who's Solving West Virginia's Opioids Crisis

An unprecedented effort to stem opioid crisis – and the judge behind it

Community education forum addresses opioid crisis

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie stands alongside his wife, Mary Pat, and White House

Vanbiesbrouck is in the midst of recovery. He says that without naloxone, 'people will die in droves.' (Paula Duhatschek/CBC)

On licence plates and opioid deaths, Doug Ford reveals his approach to governing

In The Midst Of A Massive Opioid Crisis, Hospitals Are Experiencing An Opioid Shortage

Harsh Words Back Home for Tom Marino, Congressman Tied to Opioid LawHarsh Words Back Home for Tom Marino, Congressman Tied to Opioid Law

America's Opioid Crisis: How IT Enables Better Care

Trump talks up combating opioids, yet his funding shortfall and Medicaid cuts would blunt his plans

The untold story of how Utah doctors and Big Pharma helped drive the national opioid epidemic. “

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Alternatives to Opioids

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The Health 202: Some experts think McConnell is playing politics with the opioid crisis

Colorado's Opioid Crisis Slows, In Part Because Of a Drug That Reverses Overdoses | CPR

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Should Hospitals Be Punished For Post-Surgical Patients' Opioid Addiction?

Google Is So Big, It Is Now Shaping Policy to Combat the Opioid Epidemic. And It's Screwing It Up.

Opioid crisis, or pain crisis? (Ben Shannon/CBC)

Treating America's Pain: Unintended Victims of the Opioid Crackdown, Part 1 – The Suicides

I celebrated the milestone of my first, lead author research publication which investigates the effects of using strong painkillers, called opioids, ...

How the FDA helped pave the way for an opioid epidemic

The Health 202: Opioid deal in Senate is rare bipartisan win

The Poison We Pick


Government of Canada Actions on Opioids: 2016 and 2017

A Highly Addictive new Opioid, Stronger Than Fentanyl and Morphine, is Poised to be Approved by the FDA

It's clear the United States is in the midst of an opioid crisis. Less clear is how to end it – or what an “end” would ...

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES, May 6, 2019 /EINPresswire.com/ -- We are in the midst of staggering Opioid epidemic crisis. In the United States more ...

Black Americans Are Wary Of New Solutions To The Opioid Crisis | HuffPost

A chronic pain patient is pictured. | AP Photo

This drug saves Americans from opioid overdoses. Its price has been hiked 600 percent.

Medical Schools Are Changing The Way They Teach Treatment For Pain, Opioid Addiction | On Point

Mother's Day in the midst of the opioid epidemic

Opioid addiction is the biggest drug epidemic in U.S. history. How'd we get here? | PBS NewsHour

There Is More Than One Opioid Crisis

Don't blame opioids for the opioid crisis—doctors must become better at pain management

Michigan's New Opioid Laws: How They Affect Patients and Doctors

Florida attorney general Pam Bondi files lawsuit against major opioid manufacturers | Blogs

A sign for naloxone in a class on opioid overdose prevention held by nonprofit Positive Health Project on August 9, 2017, in New York City.

As doctors taper or end opioid prescriptions, many patients driven to despair, suicide | Fox News

State sues opioid maker Purdue Pharma, saying it violated consumer-fraud laws

The truth about the US 'opioid crisis' – prescriptions aren't the problem

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OPINIONS: Without safe injection sites, more opioid users will die

The Opioid Crisis | Dr. Sanjay Gupta, CNN: StartUp Health NOW #212 | StartUp Health HQ

The Enemy is Us: The Opioid Crisis and the Failure of Politics

How America's prisons are fueling the opioid epidemic

Medical board orders Georgia doctors to get training on opioids

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John Kapoor Leaving Court

Pharmaceutical Founder Arrested In Alleged Nationwide Opioid Scheme

B.C. Mental Health and Addictions Minister Judy Darcy: "British Columbia is in the midst of the worst public health emergency in decades."

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Patients who can no longer get opioid prescriptions for chronic pain after their family doctors retire are frustrated, scared and often going through ...

Six posters bearing the first names of the 11,169 people in Massachusetts who died of opioid

We are in the midst of an opioid epidemic. Prescription opioids are being over-prescribed and misused. People have become addicted when taking opioids ...

Doctor blames health system, opioid crisis for Tucson pain clinic's closure

A U.S. Army Blackhawk medevac helicopter arrives with wounded soldiers at the 31st Combat Support Hospital

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Punishing Pain Patients for the Addiction Crisis

There are solutions to the opioid epidemic. Here's how you convince people to support them.