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Evidence-Based Strategies for Preventing Opioid Overdose: What’s Working in the United States

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Evidence-Based Strategies for Preventing Opioid Overdose: What’s Working in the United States
This CDC document consists of evidence-based strategies to reduce overdose including naloxone distribution and medication-assisted therapy. It aims to assist community leaders, local and regional organizers, non-profit groups, law enforcement, public health, and members of the public in understanding and navigating effective strategies.
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It explains why these strategies work, the research behind them, and examples of organizations that have effectively put these strategies into practice.

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)