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20 Percent of People With a 10-Day Opioid Prescription Will Become Dependent on the Drug, Says New Study

In one of the latest studies to address the opioid epidemic, researchers at the University of Arkansas found that the longer a person takes opioids, the greater the chance he or she has of becoming a long-time user. The study, which utilized prescription record data from 1.3 million opioid users, discovered a correlation in the…