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Latinos Are Hit Especially Hard By The Opioid Crisis In Mass. But Why?

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Latinos Are Hit Especially Hard By The Opioid Crisis In Mass. WBUR asked us why:

The tall, gangly man twists a cone of paper in his hands as stories from nearly 30 years of addiction pour out: the robbery that landed him in prison at 17; never getting his GED; going through the horrors of detox, maybe 40 times, including this latest, which he finished two weeks ago. He’s now in a residential unit for at least 30 days.

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