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Do You Have Opioid-Use Disorder?

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Prescription bottles and pills.
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Opioids.
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What opioids do


Homeless man sitting with head in hands.
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A wide range of problems


Opioid health risks concept, falling off bridge of pills.
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Abstinence reduces adverse outcomes


Effects of addiction, man lying on couch.
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Other risks of opioid-use disorder


Narcotic pain reliever abuse.
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People are 'vulnerable'


U.S. map and flag with opioid pain relievers.
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What defines opioid-use disorder?


Woman, drug overdose lying on floor.
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Criteria part II


Man in military with doctor and prescription medicine.
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Criteria part III


Man taking more prescription pain relievers.
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Criteria: about tolerance


Woman with head in hands, drug withdrawal.
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Criteria: about withdrawal


Young adults in support group.
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Seeking help


Stephanie Stephens

Stephanie Stephens

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Stephanie Stephens is a very experienced digital journalist, audio/video producer and host who covers health, healthcare and health policy, along with celebrities and their health, for a variety of publications, websites, networks, content agencies and other distinctive clients. Stephanie was accepted to THREAD AT YALE for summer 2018 to author and produce an investigative series. She is also active in the animal welfare community.