Addiction Policy Forum Blog

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Working Together to Save Lives

By Mark Powell on August 6, 2019

 

For over a decade now, eastern Iowa has struggled with a serious heroin problem. As the purity of the drugs increased, so did the loss of life. In 2015, there were 25 overdose deaths in Cedar Rapids alone. Authorities recognized that there were significant challenges to combating the increased number of heroin overdoses and fatalities.

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Recovery Social Circles

By Mark Powell on May 22, 2019

 
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When Help Comes Calling

By Mark Powell on May 22, 2019

  
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Arresting Addiction

By Kimberly Lohman Clapp on May 17, 2019

  Photo Credit: Avi Steinhardt/For the Philadelphia Inquirer
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