Legislative Updates

ER room visits up related to non med use of Rx


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A 2013 report by the federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration found that emergency room visits related to nonmedical use of prescription stimulants among adults 18 to 34 tripled from 2005 to 2011, to almost 23,000

This is just another piece of evidence an effective PDMP should be passed in Missouri