Opioid Addiction Increases Likelihood of Death by 10 Times Among People Receiving Care in Doctor’s Offices or Hospitals

Newswise imagePeople who are addicted to opioids and receiving their medical care in a general health care setting were more than 10 times as likely to die during a four-year period than people without substance abuse problems, UCLA researchers have found.

from Newswise Feature Channel: Addiction http://www.newswise.com/articles/view/673291/?sc=c125

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