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The Opioid Crisis

The Opioid Crisis 

Price: $41.27
S&L Price: $30.95
ISBN: 978-1-68282-673-7
Format: Hardcover
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Author: John Allen
Publication Date: 2020
Number of Pages: 80
Dewey Code: 616.86
Lexile: 1000 to 1400
Interest Grade Level: 6-12
Reading Grade Level: 6-12

Over-prescription of painkillers has led to opioid addiction among people in all segments of American society. This in turn has increased addiction to other opioids, such as heroin and fentanyl. The Opioid Crisis examines why opioid abuse has become one of the most urgent public health issues of our time