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  • Opioid overdose linked to decreased cognitive ability

    Opioid overdose linked to decreased cognitive ability

    Recent experimental studies have investigated if individuals experience cognitive decline after opioid overdose. The findings suggest that opioid overdose may be associated with or contribute to cognitive decline. The study was published in the journal Drug and alcohol addiction. The number of individuals experiencing opioid overdose has become a major public health concern. An estimated…