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White House launches new effort to prevent opioid overdose

(WASHINGTON) -- The White House has launched a nationwide call-to-action to save lives from opioid overdoses.In its Wednesday announcement, the Biden-Harris Administration said it hopes the new effort will help get Naloxone, a drug meant to reverse opioid overdose, into as many communities as... Read More.

CVS, Walgreens agree to $10 billion opioid settlement

(NEW YORK) -- CVS Health and Walgreens on Wednesday said they had agreed in principle to pay about $10 billion in total to settle a series of opioid-related lawsuits brought against the pharmacy chains.CVS said it had agreed to a $5 billion settlement designed... Read More.

CVS agrees to $5 billion opioid settlement

(NEW YORK) -- CVS Health on Wednesday said it had agreed to a $5 billion settlement designed to "substantially resolve" opioid lawsuits against the pharmacy chain.“We are pleased to resolve these longstanding claims and putting them behind us is in the best interest of... Read More.