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Obama Administration Offers Desperately Needed Help For People Addicted To Opioids

HUFFINGTON POST (3/29) – The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released a proposed rule on Tuesday to double the number of patients a doctor can treat with an opioid addiction medication that public health officials consider essential. The change could help alleviate the long waiting lists in places hard hit by the opioid epidemic and tilt the U.S. drug treatment system toward a more evidence-based approach. Read more

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