Trump declares opioids 'public health emergency,'; Commissioner Wen urges stronger action (Baltimore Business Journal)

The Trump Administration declared the opioid crisis a public health emergency on Thursday. But Baltimore's Health Commissioner said that's not enough.

Dr. Leana Wen said she supports the president in his declaration of the opioid epidemic as an emergency, after promising for months to make moves on this front. But the specific designation of "public health emergency" presents a problem.

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