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Brainstorming a sheath for pills’ double-edged sword Pols convene roundtable at St. John’s Universit

Finding safe ways to treat acute pain and the importance of education about the dangers of painkillers were the main topics of discussion during a morning roundtable on the opioid epidemic hosted by U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and state Sen. Diane Savino at St. John's University. Panelists included representatives from several community organizations, including Staten Island YMCA's Jacqueline Filis. Read more…