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(nydailynews.com) Sen. Chuck Schumer is pushing the Trump administration to make stopping the flow of deadly fentanyl a top priority in upcoming trade talks with China. An estimated 90% of the world’s fentanyl is produced

(chicagotribune.com) U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams believes the problem of opioid addiction is not only affecting the nation’s health, but the economy and our security as well. “The facts are that seven out of 10

(news-herald.com) Fentanyl’s rise is posing a risk to more than just those struggling with addiction. The synthetic opioid is 50 times more potent than heroin and first responders have been cautioned about making contact with

(washingtonpost.com) Next week, top executives from the nation’s largest distributors of prescription painkillers will testify before Congress about the role their companies played in the deadliest drug crisis in U.S. history. Attorney General Jeff Sessions

(courtesy of therepublic.com) WASHINGTON — Deep within President Donald Trump’s plan to combat opioid abuse, overshadowed by his call for the death penalty for some drug traffickers, is a push to expand the use of

(healthdatamanagement.com) The Senate health committee this week completed its markup of bills designed to address the opioid crisis, with the panel including terms that update a 40-year old law limiting the ability of providers to