In WV, Clinton hears about opioid abuse

May 3, 2016
by Lydia Nuzum
Charleston Gazette-Mail

Seventy-eight Americans die every day from an opioid overdose, according to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. West Virginia has a higher opioid overdose death rate than any other state — the Mountain State’s overdose death rate is more than double the national average and increased sixfold between 1999 and 2010, according to the Trust for America’s Health. - See more at:

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