Opioid epidemic is increasing rates of some infectious diseases

Opioid epidemic is increasing rates of some infectious diseases

Opioid epidemic is increasing rates of some infectious diseases

The US faces a public health crisis as the opioid epidemic fuels growing rates of certain infectious diseases, including HIV/AIDS, hepatitis, heart infections, and skin and soft tissue infections. Infectious disease and substance use disorder professionals must work together to stem this public health threat, according to a new article.
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