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Wisconsin’s Opioid Crisis

“Wisconsin’s Opioid Crisis,” released April 2019, was prepared by Will Maher. The fact sheet discusses Wisconsin’s growing opioid problem, including its geographic distribution, how synthetic and prescription opioids have exacerbated the crisis, and examples of the social costs of opiate addiction in the state.

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Child Maltreatment & Child Welfare System, Children, Health, Mental Health & Substance Abuse

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