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Shocking realities of prescription pill abuse driven another summit

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By Tara Kaprowy, Kentucky Health News

Prescription drug abuse has become so prevalent in parts of Kentucky, people are buying Mason jars of clean urine at flea markets and under the table at tobacco stores so they can pass drug tests.

Kentuckians are pulling out their own teeth so they can go to the dentist to get a three-day prescription for hydrocodone, the most popular painkiller.

When they make arrests, law enforcement officers are finding stacks of food stamps that have been traded for pills.


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