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From drug addiction to drugs for addiction, STAT covers all aspects of substance abuse and treatment issues. From the beginning of the opioid crisis, including Oxycontin, the Sackler family and Purdue Pharma, to ongoing research into non-opioid pain killers, here’s a coverage roundup.

Highlights include a look at a harm reduction strategy at work in Wisconsin and a Massachusetts electrician who invented an overdose prevention alarm for public bathrooms.

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