Wellness Wednesday: Consequences Of Coronavirus On Ohio’s Opioids Fight

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While the coronavirus pandemic dominates the news, a rash of Columbus-area overdoses is a reminder that the opioid epidemic continues to take its toll on Ohio.

Between January 1 and February 21 there were nearly 50% more overdose deaths in Franklin County than in the same period of 2019, according to the Franklin County Coroner’s Office.

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