A Visual Guide to the Opioid Epidemic

The rate of opioid-related deaths continues to rise. Here is an article detailing some of the trends. It is sobering to realize that drug overdoses now take more lives than gun-related violence as well as automobile accidents!
This article briefly touches on buprenorphine (the main ingredient in Suboxone) which is being used quite effectively by clinics such as Medtriq in order to fight this crisis.
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This is America on drugs: A visual guide cnn.it Drug deaths over the past 15 years have been rising so rapidly that experts say they’ve rarely, if ever, seen anything like it.