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Ohio Legislature Aims to Curb Painkiller Problem
CINCINNATI (WKRC) -- Ohio lawmakers work to take a bite out of the State's prescription painkiller problem.
Legislative members announced a new package of eleven bills after a series of regional meetings about the pain-pill epidemic. The bills are designed to decrease the amount of painkillers prescribed in the medical system.
Accidental overdoses from prescription painkillers have skyrocketed in the state in recent years.