Opioid overdoses shorten US life expectancy by 2½ months

Opioid overdoses shorten US life expectancy by 2½ months

American life expectancy has been cut short by opioids Current life expectancy for Americans is 78.8 years (CNN) Opioid drugs -- including both legally prescribed painkillers such as oxycodone and hydrocodone, as well as illegal drugs such as heroin or illicit...

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CVS will limit opioid prescriptions to 7 days – CNN

CVS will limit opioid prescriptions to 7 days – CNN

CVS will limit opioid prescriptions to 7 days By Susan Scutti and Nadia Kounang, CNN Updated 3:42 PM ET, Fri September 22, 2017 Source: CNN Christie calls opioids a 'national emergency' 01:48 Story highlights Pharmacy program includes limiting daily dosages of...

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