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Pre-Med News Roundup August 1, 2016

Pre-Med News Roundup August 1, 2016

By: Ryan Kelly

Naloxone Saves Lives, but is No Cure in Heroin Epidemic. Every day, thousands of people who overdose on opioids are being revived with naloxone. Hailed as a miracle drug, it carries no health risk. It cannot be abused and does no harm to non-drug users. Most likely, it saves a life. But some argue that this safety net encourages users to up the ante and seek higher highs. Click the New York Times link to learn more about the use and regulation of this “miracle drug.”