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Research out of Michigan State University will look at a possible link between opioid overdose and suicide.

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A state representative is speaking out today on the opioid epidemic saying it’s - quote - “been going crazy” the past ten years.

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Officials say 16 lives nearly came to an end over a span of just three days because of the worsening opioid epidemic in Genesee County.

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An drug that can save the lives of people overdosing on drugs like heroin, has seen a big increase in distribution around the state.

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Strong drug monitoring programs reduce the number of opioids that get prescribed, this according to a new study from the University of Michigan.