The prescription medicine OxyContin is displayed at a Walgreens drugstore.

Some Doctors Are Trying To Change Easy Access To Opioids

The rise of the opioid crisis is complicated, but doctors and hospitals trying to keep patients happy were a big factor. Some hope that's changing.

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