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It’s no mystery that the U.S. healthcare system isn’t doing its best to keep Americans healthy.
Lead researcher Jeffrey Samet, MD discusses the NIDA grant that seeks to reduce overdose deaths by 40% over three years in highly impacted communities.
A new county-by-county analysis finds that opioid marketing is associated with higher prescribing rates and higher rates of fatal overdoses one year later.
Although the opioid crisis has grown into a systemic problem, a systems-level response has been fatefully slow to materialize.