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- Az would get $21M to fight opioid abuse under White House plan
- Az has high youth drug deaths, few policies to curb them
- Most states list deadly methadone as 'preferred drug'
- CDC: Heroin OD deaths rose significantly from 2010-2013
- White House budget includes $133M to fight heroin abuse
- Az House panel advances bill to let more first responders administer overdose antidote
- Experts: Treat heroin as a health problem, not crime
- New generation embraces heroin, but youth doesn’t lend itself to treatment
- For parents, a child’s struggle with heroin can be all-consuming
- First responders, hospitals on front lines of Az’s heroin crisis5
- Heroin overdoses grim toll of a deadly, unforgiving addiction
- Nearby border makes Tucson epicenter of Az’s heroin epidemic
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