Ten Steps the Federal Government Should Take Now to Reverse the Opioid Addiction Epidemic.


The United States is in themidst of the worst drug addictionepidemic in itshistory.Prescriptionsforanddeaths from opioids both quadrupled between 1995 and 2010. By2015,anestimated92million individuals in theUnited States were prescribed an opioid and there were more than 33000deaths froman opioid-involved overdose.1 There are no simple solutions to ending… (More)
DOI: 10.1001/jama.2017.14567


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