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Prescription Painkiller Overdoses in the US

Description
Discusses the increase in overdose deaths from prescription painkillers in the last decade. Reports that those living in rural counties are twice as likely to overdose on prescription painkillers compared to those living in urban.
Date
11/2011
Type
Document
Organization
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Tagged as
Mortality · Prescription drug abuse · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data