Survey participants also reported that barriers to accessing services, resources and information were high.
A group of powerful synthetic opioids that were first detected in the country just a year ago may have already been linked to several deaths.
95% of respondents reported positive effects, in a study that looked at both prescription and black market cannabis use.
Willingness from across the political spectrum to explore critical overdose prevention measures shows that cross-party progress can be made.
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We're seeing a growing number of these highly potent synthetic opioids throughout the country.
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