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"We as physicians need to do something": New drug could help combat opioid crisis
INDIANAPOLIS — Amid the coronavirus pandemic we are still dealing with a pandemic that’s been going on for years, the opioid pandemic.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the amount of narcotics being prescribed yearly is decreasing across the country, but that doesn’t mean Americans aren’t becoming addicted and possibly overdosing at an alarming rate. And one doctor believes it’s up to physicians to combat it.