ILLUMINATION
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ILLUMINATION

How Opioids Affected My Life.

A Personal story Two — Withdrawal Syndrome

Photo by Claudio Schwarz on Unsplash

The opioid crisis has been one of the major crises in American medical history. Since 1999, half a million Americans have died from the overdose, and 50% of those deaths have involved prescription opioids. In the same period, the amount of prescription opioids sold in the US and related overdose deaths have quadrupled.

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Kyomi O'Connor

Kyomi O'Connor

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