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US Policy Changes to Address Heroin, Prescription Drug Abuse

President Barack Obama will take steps to improve doctor training and ease access to drug treatment as part of an effort to help communities battling the scourge of heroin and prescription painkiller abuse. A White House official said Obama will detail the moves Wednesday on a day trip to Charleston, West Virginia. Obama is due to meet with law enforcement officials, drug counselors and advocates at a community center. West Virginia has the highest rate of overdose deaths in the U.S....

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