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Summit County Community Partnership Brings Awareness & Solutions to Drug Abuse Issues (Part 1 of 2) – 2013-08-16

By: Katie Sobiech

Last week, the Katie Couric Show, featured the topic of prescription drug addiction, bringing awareness to many.

Guests revealed how what starts as a doctor’s visit for pain or prescription medications can so easily spiral into heroin or other addictions, due to heroine being less expensive.

More and more attention is being brought to this issue, as well as the overall abuse of all kinds of drugs.

Whether it’s across the nation, or locally, coalitions are forming and people are coming together to bring awareness and find solutions to the drug issues plaguing our communities.

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