Stories tagged: "opioids"

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How the COVID-19 Pandemic is Enabling Opioid Addiction

State officials anticipate 2020 opioid overdose death totals will exceed those of each of the past three years, including 2017, a year many consider the height of the opioid crisis.

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‘They’re Not Calling 911’: Overdose Deaths Are Spiking in Pennsylvania

Health officials across the state are raising the alarm about an increase in overdose deaths during the novel coronavirus pandemic.