FED UP!'s Dr. Kolodny quoted in this article:
The gleaming white booth towered over the medical conference in October, advertising a new brand of antidote for opioid overdoses. “Be prepared. Get naloxone. Save a life,” the slogan on its walls said.
The Department of Justice today announced awards of more than $333 million to help communities affected by the opioid crisis. The funds support families, children and crime victims dealing with the impact of substance abuse, along with first responders...
From NPR "Throughline" - 45 minute listening story
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Record number of Americans have died from opioid overdoses in recent years. How did we get here? Is this the first time Americans have faced this crisis? No.