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PUTTING THE BRAKES ON OPIATE ABUSE

Posted on: November 30th, 2012 by
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  PUTTING THE BRAKES ON OPIATE ABUSE Nov. 30, 2012| By Dr. Nayvin Gordon   According to The Center for Disease Control (C.D.C.) 1/13/2012 , prescription drugs exceeded motor vehicle accidents as a cause of death in 2009, killing 37,485 people nationwide.  These opiates (narcotics) were also responsible for approximately eight million reports of drug abuse and or dependence.  Medical authorities state that “Opiates are highly addictive, and opiate Continue reading the story "PUTTING THE BRAKES ON OPIATE ABUSE"

Prescription Pain Pill Overdoses in the US

Posted on: November 9th, 2011 by
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Prescription Pain Pill Overdoses in US