More States Look at Implementing Mandatory Opioid Abuse Education

ADDICTION NOW (05/20) – In 2014, 1.3 million adolescents, ages 12 to 17, had a substance use disorder, according to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. As the addiction epidemic in the U.S. continues unabated, some states hit especially hard by opioid abuse are turning to mandatory education in hopes that it will help mitigate the damage. Read more

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