Maine’s first director of opioid response reports on the current state of the crisis and funding allocation.
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Pharmacies shift blame to prescribers in opioid litigation.
Michigan reported 2,036 opioid overdose deaths in 2018, according to data from the Michigan Department of Health Human Services (MDHHS), and Governor Gretchen Whitmer plans to reduce this number by half over the next five years. The state received $17.5 million in federal grant money to take on the crisis, and recently announced its spending
An audit shows the Sacklers withdrew money from their accounts.
Nerve drugs are linked to an increasing number of life-threatening issues.
Wisconsin is awarded federal funding to combat the opioid epidemic.
Nevada receives funding from the Department of Justice to battle the opioid crisis.