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The Other Side of the Opioid Crisis: When Prescription Reduction Costs a Life

As the nation seeks to hold accountable those responsible for the opioid crisis that has gripped it for years on end, few cases may show the complexity of the issue as clearly as that of Odessa, Florida resident CaSonya Richardson-Slone. She lost her husband in 2017 not to an opioid overdose, but to suicide after his request for a prescription refill was denied until an upcoming appointment.

This is not to say that Brent Slone lacked any suggestions ...

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