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HEALTH DEPARTMENT WARNING: SEVERE BLEEDING LINKED TO SYNTHETIC CANNABIS, CASES RISING
MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL  // JUNE 25, 2018
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STUDY: SOCIAL MEDIA USAGE LINKED TO UNDERAGE DRINKING
U.S. NEWS  // MAY 24, 2018
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WISCONSIN'S DRUG TAKE BACK DAY NETS MORE THAN 61,000 POUNDS OF PILLS
TMJ4  // APRIL 30, 2018
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JUULING IS THE NEW TEEN VAPING FAD TAKING OVER SCHOOL BATHROOMS
MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL  // MARCH 12, 2018
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STUDY: WISCONSIN SEES SPIKE IN ER VISITS FOR OPIOID OVERDOSE
U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT  // MARCH 7, 2018
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GROWING NUMBER OF MIDDLE, HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS TAKE UP VAPING
WISN  // FEBRUARY 20, 2018
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OPIOID CRISIS LINKED TO TWO-YEAR DROP IN US LIFE EXPECTANCY
BBC NEWS // DECEMBER 22, 2017
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LISTENING SESSION ON OPIOIDS, DRUG ABUSE, ELICIT PAINFUL, IMPORTANT STORIES
MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL // October 28, 2017
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DEA SAYS DEADLY FENTANYL IS SHOWING UP IN MARIJUANA
WISN // October 18, 2017
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CVS TO LIMIT OPIOID DRUG PRESCRIPTIONS AMID NATIONAL EPIDEMIC
USA TODAY // September 20, 2017
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HOW PARENTS AND TEENS USE CODE WORDS TO FIGHT DRUGS AND ALCOHOL
TMJ4 // September 19, 2017
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