1-800-662-HELP: Too Few Opioid Users Aware of Lifesaving Helpline

Millions of Americans are living with drug addiction, but a free, national hotline that offers help is underused because most don’t know about it, new research finds.

After the popular singer Demi Lovato was hospitalized in July, researchers found that although her suspected heroin overdose was widely written about, little mention was made of the drug abuse helpline. It is funded by the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

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