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One Pill Can Kill: The Fentanyl Crisis Facing Yavapai County's Youth

Southwest Behavioral and Health Services News

Kidz Zone Magazine Article; Yavapai County, AZ

Being a kid can come with its own stressors like less-than-ideal family life, poor school performance or navigating a toxic social circle of bullying or worse. These factors can lead them to look for “the great escape” in the world of alcohol or drugs. Yavapai County’s youth are no different. Unfortunately, the highly-addictive fentanyl is a drug of choice in Arizona that is fairly easy to get for anyone wanting that escape.

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