Jul 31, 2019 | Recent NewsThe costs of the opioid epidemic in the United States go far beyond health risks and the rising death toll due to overdoses in recent years. Read More.
Jul 30, 2019 | Recent NewsThe state will collect an estimated $20 million per year in registration fees charged to opioid manufacturers and distributors. Read More.
Jul 30, 2019 | Recent NewsThe United States is in the midst of a serious opioid epidemic. Driven largely by an explosion of prescribed pain medications, opioid misuse has significantly increased in recent years. In fact, overdose-related deaths have quadrupled since 1999, according to the...
Jul 29, 2019 | Recent NewsAlthough opioids have received significant attention over the last year, fentanyl, a synthetic opioid, is becoming a major player in the illicit drug market. Read More.
Jul 28, 2019 | Recent NewsRecently released data sheds new light on entities that fueled the opioid epidemic at local levels, including the communities in northern Minnesota. Read More.