CDC: Major Disparities in Opioid Prescribing Among States
Some States Crack Down on Excess Prescribing
Overdose deaths continue to increase from year to year but the pace has slowed down. An article from the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) shows that simple legal strategies, like the mandatory prescription monitoring programs, can help decrease prescribing and deaths. To view the full article from JAMA, please click here.