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Deaths of Despair: Drug, Alcohol, and Suicide Mortality in Small City and Rural America

Description
Recording of an April 26, 2017 webinar focused on trends in drug, alcohol, and suicide mortality in the U.S. Discusses potential explanations for increased deaths from these causes over the past twenty years and examines regional variations in these deaths. Discusses strategies to combat these deaths of despair.
Author(s)
Shannon Monnat
Date
04/2017
Type
Video/Multimedia
Organization
University of Wisconsin Institute for Research on Poverty
Tagged as
Alcohol use · Illicit drug use · Mortality · Prescription drug abuse · Substance abuse · Suicide and suicide prevention