By Susan Scutti, CNN
- There were an estimated 33,000 opioid-related deaths in the US in 2015, officials say
- But new research suggests that even more uncounted deaths may have occurred
(CNN)Experts say the United States is in the throes of an opioid abuse epidemic, causing 91 overdose deaths each day. Yet the total number of opioid-related deaths may still be underestimated, suggests new research from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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