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The Fentanyl Crisis: What You Need to Know

Fentanyl is an incredibly potent synthetic opioid that is responsible for thousands of deaths. Fentanyl is often administrated in medical contexts, where it is used to treat chronic severe pain. When abused outside of a medical context, however, it is deadly. About 50 times as potent as heroin, fentanyl and similar synthetic opioids are the…

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Recognizing the Signs of Drug Addiction

About one in ten people in the United States aged 12 and older said they used an illegal drug within the previous month, according to the results of the 2016 National Survey on Drug Use and Health. With such widespread use of illicit drugs, there is a good chance that the average American knows someone…