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Colorado hospitals taking steps to limit opioid use

Posted: 5:50 PM, Feb 10, 2019
Updated: 2019-02-10 23:10:00-05
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DENVER -- Opioid use is at an all time high, but research being done in Colorado could limit the number people who are prescribed opioids or who are given opioids in a health care setting.

On this weekend's Politics Unplugged , Joshua Ewing of the Colorado Hospital Association sits down with Blair Miller to discuss efforts underway to end the epidemic.

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