Category: News Briefs Published on Wednesday, 03 July 2013 11:42 Written by SABRINA TAVERNISE
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Prescription pain pill addiction was originally seen as a man's problem, a national epidemic that began among workers doing backbreaking labor in the coal mines and factories of Appalachia. But a new analysis of federal data has found that deaths in recent years have been rising far faster among women, quintupling since 1999.
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