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CDC says opioid-addicted newborns in Florida exceed U.S. levels while only 10% of mothers get treatment
CDC says opioid-addicted newborns in Florida exceed U.S. levels while only 10% of mothers get treatment

The number of opioid-addicted newborns in Florida, like heroin and hydrocodone, has increased more than 10-fold since 1995, says a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). And the soaring 10-fold increase “far exceeds the three-fold increase ...

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Blog posts in April 2015

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    There is little or no reliable scientific evidence to support the effectiveness of long-term opioid use to treat chronic pain. In fact such use raises ...

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    At first I felt that I had perhaps made a mistake coming to a detox center so far away from home. I made the decision while literally in a ...

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    My stay at Novus was absolutely remarkable . After receiving treatment in several other detox facilities, my expectations were not very high. Those ...

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