INFORMATION ON U.S. STATES

Physicians Paid Bonuses by Pharma Companies are More Likely to Prescribe Them

It shouldn’t come as any surprise that when a company pays a bonus, it expects something in return. This is what seems to have happened between pharmaceutical companies and doctors.

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April 22, 2020

Michigan’s Opiate Crisis

Michigan struggles with one of the worst drug problems in the country. Why is this? And what can be done about it? There is no doubt that the United States is struggling with a drug addiction crisis.

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March 23, 2020

The U.S. Still Has One of the Most Fatal Drug Problems of Developed Nations

The United States is mired in a crippling addiction epidemic. And when we zoom the camera lens out a bit, we see that we are almost alone in this crisis, at least among similar nations. What makes the U.S. drug problem unique? And how can it be remedied?

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March 19, 2020

Michigan’s Opiate Crisis—A Grim Story from the Great Lakes State

One of the most beautiful regions in the U.S. is also one of the regions most affected by the nationwide opiate epidemic. What will it take to free Michigan from the grips of its lethal addiction crisis?

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February 12, 2020

A State of Emergency – Michigan’s Substance Abuse Problem Soars

While the entire country feels the burden of the opiate epidemic, no two states experience this problem in the same way. For Michigan, the beautiful Great Lakes State, opiate addiction soars to the top of the charts. No one likes to turn on the news and see a grim report about their home state.

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October 23, 2018

A Heroin Epidemic in Numbers

After a time period where heroin was of little interest in the United States, heroin use has once again skyrocketed in the United States. This time, heroin abuse has befallen young people the most, young people and grown adults who are addicted to opioid pharmaceutical drugs.

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