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A Deadly Addiction that Requires an Integrated Solution

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Opiate addiction has been declared a public health crisis in many states. Nationwide, more than 100 people die from opiate-related overdoses each day. Some jurisdictions are even equipping emergency service providers with a drug called Narcan, which counteracts the life-threatening effects of an opiate overdose.

But more needs to be done. Continue reading A Deadly Addiction that Requires an Integrated Solution