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Opiate epidemic courses through Tucson’s veins

Opiate epidemic courses through Tucson’s veins

By TRAVIS BRAASCH While Tucson is known for its breathtaking landscapes and rich cultural diversity, there is a growing shadow stretching across Pima County. Over the past four years the rise in deaths linked directly to opiate use has increased dramatically. In 2015, there was a 20 percent increase in deaths from opiate overdoses, increasing […]