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Study Shows Upswing in Prescription Opioid Use Disorder and Heroin Use Among Young Adults

Researchers at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health found that, from 2002 to 2014, there was an increase in the probability of having a prescription opioid use disorder among young adults using prescription opioids for non medical purposes.
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