U.S. Opioid ODs Cluster in Centers of Poverty

March 26, 2018
by Steven Reinberg
U.S. News & World Report/HealthDay

"There is a strong correlation between drug use and overdoses and social and economic factors in the lives of people," said Auerbach, who wasn't connected to the study. "As we grapple with opioids, we have to think about more than just treatment and overdose, we also need to think about the social determinants of drug addiction and overdose."

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