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Hoffman And The Terrible Heroin Deaths In The Shadows

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PHILIP SEYMOUR HOFFMAN HEROIN
EXCLUSIVE PREMIUM RATES APPLY- Philip Seymour Hoffman poses for a tintype (wet collodion) portrait at The Collective and Gibson Lounge Powered by CEG, during the 2014 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP) | Victoria Will/Invision/AP

Now that Hoffman is gone the one purpose his passing can offer is to bring into sharp focus the fact that overdose deaths are an uncontained, growing epidemic, and to more vigorously continue the discussion about what to do about it.

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