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As need grows for painkiller overdose treatment, companies raise prices

Source: LA Times Author: Melody Peterson Date: July, 17th 2016 Aimee Dunkle began helping to distribute the drug naloxone — the life-saving antidote to prescription painkiller overdoses — after her son died. Ben Dunkle, 20, was with three people when he overdosed in 2012, she said. She believes he would be alive today if they […]

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Address drug abuse

Source: The ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER Date:July 17, 2016 Author: The ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER EDITORIAL With fatal drug overdoses at a 10-year high in O.C., it is important to take the time to reevaluate our approach to drug abuse and tackle the harms of such abuse through evidence-based practices proven to save lives. According to reporting […]

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