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Prescription Drug Abuse Problem Persists

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http://smhs.gwu.edu/news/researchers-find-significant-increase-painkillers-prescribed-us-adults-visiting-emergency

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http://wnep.com/2014/03/18/bill-pushed-to-stop-precription-abusers

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Reviewed March 20, 2014
by Michele Blacksberg RN
Edited by Jody Smith

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