Opioid epidemic may have cost states at least $130 billion in treatment and related expenses — and that’s just the tip of the iceberg | Opinion

By Joel Segel, Douglas L. Leslie, Gary Zajac, Max Crowley, and Paul L. Morgan The devastating health effects of the opioid epidemic have been well documented, with over 700,000 overdose deaths and millions more affected. And Americans are learning more every day about the role drug companies and distributors played in flooding towns and cities across … Continue reading Opioid epidemic may have cost states at least $130 billion in treatment and related expenses — and that’s just the tip of the iceberg | Opinion