State sticking to its approach on opioid epidemic

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 02, 2021 3:59 PM CT | Published: May 02, 2021 4:00 AM CT

In the war against opioid overdose deaths, Tennessee is winning one battle — doctors are prescribing pain pills at much lower rates — but still losing other battles.


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Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter. He came to Tennessee from Maryland where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a Master of Journalism degree from the University of Maryland in December 2019.