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$500M-plus from opioid deal starts heading to Washington

SEATTLE — The first payments from a $518 million settlement with the nation’s three largest opioid distributors will begin reaching…

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Vegas News

Maine officials address state’s worsening opioid epidemic

Maine officials address state’s worsening opioid epidemic – CBS News Watch CBS News More than 100,000 people have died from…

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Business

Biden administration awards $1.5 billion to fight opioid crisis

US President Joe Biden speaks about the DISCLOSE Act at the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, DC…

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Health

Advocates seek more say in how opioid settlements are spent

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The tattoos on Billie Stafford’s hands — inspired by street art and full of references to her…

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Vegas News

Nevada to receive $16M in federal funds to fight opioid crisis

Nevada will soon receive about $16 million in federal funding to fight the opioid crisis that has caused thousands of…

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Health

W.Va. announces $147M opioid settlement with CVS, Walmart

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Walmart and CVS Pharmacy have settled with the state of West Virginia for a combined total of…

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USA News

Doctors rush to use Supreme Court ruling to escape opioid charges

Dr. Nelson Onaro conceded last summer that he’d written illegal prescriptions, although he said he was thinking only of his…

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Canada

Alert issued for Windsor-Essex due to surge in opioid overdoses

Article content There has already been a spike in opioid overdoses in Windsor-Essex this month, according to an alert issued…

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Health

Study: Pandemic telehealth use linked to lower opioid overdose risk

Receiving opioid use disorder-related telehealth care during the COVID-19 pandemic was associated with lower odds of medically treated overdose and…

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Canada

Opioid overdose alert issued for Windsor-Essex

Article content A spike in opioid-related overdoses in the Windsor-Essex region has prompted an alert. Article content According to the…

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