DRUG OVERDOSE STATISTICS

Ren in Drug overdoses
July 24, 2018

Drug Abuse Skyrockets to the Top of Preventable Causes of Death

By now it should not come as a surprise to anyone that our country is struggling with a terrible and vicious substance abuse epidemic, a problem so serious that it has ranked first as a public crisis, then a health epidemic, and now a national public health emergency.

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Ren in Opioid Crisis
May 13, 2018

Drug Overdose Deaths Up Six-Hundred Percent in Twenty Years: Addiction Vs. Abuse

When we look at the drug problem in the U.S., the biggest shocker is how rapidly this issue went from being a problem to a crisis, a crisis to an epidemic, and an epidemic to a full-on National Public Health Emergency .

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Karen in Opioids
January 7, 2018

Arizona Staggers Under Increasing Burden of Opioid Overdose Deaths

Reports coming out of Arizona health agencies and news services reveal how the opioid addiction and overdose problem is escalating in the state, resulting in staggering losses. .

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