Medical Professionals’ Perspective of the Opioid Epidemic

Posted by | April 7, 2016 | Opioid Dependency | No Comments

The opioid addiction epidemic is a severe problem in the U.S. It continues to affect the entire country. The misuse of prescription and illegal opioids has led to addiction, overdose deaths, and the transmission of Hepatitis and HIV. We have watched and read about this crisis time and time again from the outside looking in. However, what are the experiences of the medical professionals that attempt to save the lives of those who overdose? Click here to understand the issue through the eyes of first responders and an ER doctor.

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Source: http://www.allencountyhealth.com/get-informed/the-evolution-of-the-opioid-crisis/

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