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February 5, 2017
House Bipartisan Taskforce to Combat the Heroin Epidemic Holds
Roundtable Disscussion Concerning Heroin and Synthetic Drugs
The U.S. House of Representatives Bipartisan Taskforce to Combat the Heroin Epidemic held a roundtable discussion to hear from physicians and public health advocates about heroin and synthetic drug abuse. Topics covered how these drugs affect the brain, communication between doctors and families on treatment plans for drug abusers, the need for alternative pain medicine, and the potency of synthetic drugs.