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White Paper: Opioid Use, Misuse, and Overdose in Women

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White paper discussing the need for prevention, treatment and recovery programs for women who have opioid use disorders. Focuses on the increase in opioid use among the female population and ways to help manage and respond to the impact of overuse and overdose. Includes information about how rural location affects use and treatment, particularly lack of access to care and overdose remedies.
Date
12/2016
Type
Document
Organization
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women's Health
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Prescription drug abuse ยท Women