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Opioid Overdose: Safe Prescribing Saves Lives

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Chronic pain is common, multidimensional, and individualized, and treatment can be challenging for healthcare providers as well as patients. In response to the critical need for consistent and current opioid prescribing guidelines, the CDC released the Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain.
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)