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The Opioid Epidemic

  1. the opioid epidemic
    Drug Overdoses Killed 72,000 in 2017, a New National RecordOverdose deaths now exceed the peak years for HIV, car crash, and firearm deaths.
  2. the opioid epidemic
    Americans Invented Modern Life. Now We’re Using Opioids to Escape It.The scale and darkness of this epidemic is a sign of a civilization in a more acute crisis than we knew.
  3. Drug Overdoses Killed 63,600 Americans Last YearGuns and car crashes have never killed that many Americans in a single year. And we’re doing virtually nothing about it.