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By On June 26th, 2014

The American Medical Association Offers a Strategy for Fighting Prescription Drug Abuse

Prescription drug abuse is quickly becoming one of the most serious substance abuse problems in America. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), deaths involving opioid pain relievers now outnumbers deaths involving heroin and cocaine combined. But, medical groups and practitioners are quickly forming plans for how to fight the substance abuseā€¦

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