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'Heroin(e)': The Women Fighting Addiction In Appalachia

‘Heroin(e)’: The Women Fighting Addiction In Appalachia

Documentary filmmaker Elaine McMillion Sheldon chose Huntington as the setting for her short doc about America’s opioid crisis, Heroin(e). It’s now nominated for an Oscar. One those heroines is the town’s fire chief, Jan Rader. She spends her days in an endless cycle of trying to revive addicts who …
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Making Strides in the National Opioid Epidemic State by State

On average, 175 Americans die every day from opioid-related overdoses, and according to some experts, that death toll may not peak for many years. Meanwhile, millions more Americans continue to suffer from opioid addiction. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and the …
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Howard County’s drug epidemic takes unprecedented toll on local families

And the other is that I return you to your family in one of these,” Seele told an Addiction Impact panel audience in August 2017, holding a folded blue …. “She put a picture on our back door the day after he died and won’t let us take it down,” said Young about her granddaughter, who also bought a …
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Addressing a By-Product of the Opioid Addiction Crisis: Commercial Sexual Exploitation

April 10, 2018 1:00-2:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
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New Gene Variant Linked to Opioid Addiction

New Gene Variant Robustly Linked to Opioid Addiction (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)MedWorm Message: If you are looking to buy something in the January Sales please visit TheJanuarySales.com for a directory of all the best sales in the UK. Any income gained via affiliate links keeps MedWorm running.
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