Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell is asking for the full amount of $1.1 billion to help fight opioid addiction.
Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell is asking for the full amount of $1.1 billion to help fight opioid addiction. Andrew Harnik AP
Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell is asking for the full amount of $1.1 billion to help fight opioid addiction. Andrew Harnik AP

More Americans can now get help for opioid addiction

July 06, 2016 12:01 AM

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