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Administration halts ‘evidence-based’ program that evaluates therapies

YOUNGSTOWN, OH - JULY 14: A patient's window at the Neil Kennedy Recovery Center on July 14, 2017 in Youngstown, Ohio. One of the oldest recovery centers in the nation, the Neil Kennedy has witnessed a surge in clients who are addicted to heroin. According to recent statistics, at least 4,149 Ohioans died from drug overdoses in 2016, a 36 percent leap from just the previous year and making Ohio the leader in the nation's overdose deaths. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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YOUNGSTOWN, OH - JULY 14: A patient's window at the Neil Kennedy Recovery Center on July 14, 2017 in Youngstown, Ohio. One of the oldest recovery centers in the nation, the Neil Kennedy has witnessed a surge in clients who are addicted to heroin. According to recent statistics, at least 4,149 Ohioans died from drug overdoses in 2016, a 36 percent leap from just the previous year and making Ohio the leader in the nation's overdose deaths. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)