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How Deaths From Opioids Have Impacted US Life Expectancy
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Fiona
- 1 day ago - livescience.com
Life expectancy in the United States ticked upward between 2000 and 2015, but that rise was blunted by increasing rates of opioid-related deaths, The 17,400 deaths from opioids in 2000 increased to about 52,400 deaths in 2015
   

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