Roughly 20 veterans a day commit suicide nationwide, according to data from the Department of Veterans Affairs. Veterans are among those hit the hardest by the opioid epidemic, with the death rate from opioids among VA healthcare nearly double the national average. In fact, the latest federal data shows those vets who served in Iraq and Afghanistan are twice as likely to die from an overdose of prescription painkillers than the rest of the country.

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Timmyh

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