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StopDrugs Jefferson County
Synthetic Opioids Are an Everything Problem
June 09, 2022
Source: RAND Corporation
Fatal drug overdoses—primarily from illegally manufactured synthetic opioids—have increased sharply in recent years. And they're not slowing down. Potent and dangerous synthetic opioids affect a wide range of policy areas and require a comprehensive response. It's time to meet this everything problem where it is: everywhere.