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- How the nation’s opioid epidemic is morphing — and growing
- Most states list deadly methadone as 'preferred drug'
- Az House panel advances bill to let more first responders administer overdose antidote
- New generation embraces heroin, but youth doesn’t lend itself to treatment
- Trend of over-prescribing painkillers a path to heroin addiction2
- 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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