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Drug Overdose Deaths Finally Dropped in 2018, Preliminary Data Say

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Jul 17, 2019
Summary
Preliminary data for 2018 shows a decrease in the number of people dying from drug overdoses. While opioid were still the most frequent cause of overdose deaths, the number of related deaths decreased from 49,000 to 47,600.
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Mortality · Statistics and data · Substance abuse