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What You Need to Know About Opioids

What You Need to Know About Opioids

Some opioids are available legally as prescription medications to treat moderate to severe pain. Other forms of opioids are considered illegal drugs, such as heroin. Although opioid medications are effective for pain relief, they also come with significant risks.

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Could Opioid Addiction Impact You?

Could Opioid Addiction Impact You?

For some people, their first exposure to opioids is when they receive a prescription from their doctor to treat acute pain following surgery or an injury. Unfortunately, most people don’t know their risk for addiction before an opioid is prescribed to them.

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