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    Opioid Rising: How to Stop the World's Growing Heroin Crisis

    Oct 20, 2015

    Sixty-seven people will die today in America because of heroin or narcotic painkillers, if recent overdose statistics are any guide. RAND research offers strategies to save those lives and thousands more around the world.

  • Medical marijuana and stethoscope, photo by Oxford/iStock

    Journal Article

    Do Medical Marijuana Laws Affect Adolescent Marijuana Use?

    Jul 28, 2015

    Results from over a million adolescents surveyed between 1991 and 2014 indicate that the passage of state medical marijuana laws does not increase adolescent marijuana use. However, overall, adolescent use is higher in states that ever passed such a law than in other states.

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