CDC: Highest painkiller prescribing state revealed

July 2, 2014 10:54 AM

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The lowest painkiller prescribing state was Hawaii.

The Vital Signs report reveals that healthcare providers in some states wrote many more than in others. Healthcare providers in Alabama, for example, wrote nearly three times as many of these prescriptions per person as those in Hawaii.

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