Opioid overdoses killed more Americans than breast cancer last year. But as the nation debates the Affordable Care Act, also known as ObamaCare, we must confront this fundamental question — what will happen if millions with an addiction or another mental health condition lose healthcare coverage or are unable to afford life-saving treatment?
This isn’t a red state or blue state issue. It’s a family issue, and any family can fall victim to opioid addiction. That means we all have a stake in shattering the stigma and providing every American with access to treatment.
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