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By On July 3rd, 2013

An Increase in Women Dying of Prescription Drug Overdose

It was all over the news yesterday that a recent report showed an alarming increase in the number of opiod-related deaths of women.  The report by Karin Mack, PhD, of the Center for Disease Control, showed an increase in death of 415% among women compared to 265% among men between the years of 1999 and…

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