Opioid Abuse Causing Explosion in Hepatitis C Cases

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A surge in hepatitis C cases, especially in younger populations, is the hidden result of the opioid epidemic.

The Links Between Opioids and Coronary Heart Disease

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In addition to the crisis’ impact on families, finances, and futures, scientific evidence shows cardiovascular dangers are emerging from opioid misuse.

A Guide to Help Physicians Identify Opioid Misuse in the Midwest

Better Health

Screening patients for possible opioid misuse depends on the circumstances and it’s not always easy to determine. However, here are a few ways for medical professionals to screen for opioid misuse.

Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids for the Treatment of Chronic Pain

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A summary discussion of CDC Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain.