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Explore our series of quick insights from the LiveStories Data Library.
Fueling the Opioid Epidemic
As doctors cut back on opioid prescriptions, illegal drugs are filling the vacuum. This report examines trends in heroin and fentanyl overdose deaths across the United States, based on data from the CDC.
Food Access and Insecurity:
Food insecurity spiked after the Great Recession in 2008, as millions of Americans fell into poverty. This report explores the national trends and statistics on both food insecurity and the food assistance programs designed to combat it—SNAP and the National School Lunch Program.
Longer Lives, Higher Costs
The rate of new diabetes cases is stabilizing, and diabetics are living much longer. However, this progress comes at a high cost: the overall cost of treating diabetes is skyrocketing.
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