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Powerful Whispers reveal the tragic reality many veterans face when they return home from war 

The news: A new report from Human Rights Watch says that up to half a million of our returning veterans from Iraq, Afghanistan, and other wars are suffering from substance abuse disorders — with some of the biggest offenders including opioids and alcohol.

A stunning 1 million use prescription opioids for pain, and nearly half of those use them “chronically,” or for more than 90 days.

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