Day: April 29, 2023

The Opioid Epidemic: An International Crisis and Efforts to Combat It

Introduction The opioid epidemic is a serious problem in the United States and throughout the world. The rise in deaths from drug overdoses has been tied to increased use of opioids, which are prescription drugs that can be highly addictive when misused. Say’s Dr. William Siefert, Opioids are often prescribed for pain management, including after […]