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Opioid Epidemic Worsens in DC Region | Streetsense

July 31, 2019
  • D.C. Policy Center

On July 30, 2019, the D.C. Policy Center was cited in Streetsense:

The D.C. Policy Center says that Naloxone is safe and easy to use. In fact, it is being used in other states to help reduce the opioid-related fatalities. Every day, over 130 Americans are dying due to a drug overdose. Making Naloxone more accessible can reduce this number significantly.

Read more: Opioid Epidemic Worsens in DC Region | Streetsense

Related: How the D.C. region is responding to the opioid crisis | D.C. Policy Center



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