TITLE

Deaths from drug overdoses

AUTHOR(S)
Investor's Business Daily
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Investors Business Daily;11/14/2013, pA02
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deaths from drug overdoses have risen in rural areas, according to the National Center for Health Statistics. Rural counties saw higher increases in adjusted death rates from 1999-2009 as the death rate rose 394% vs. 297% in metro areas. Figuring out geographic patterns helps create drug policies and programs to curb drug overdoses, the center said.
ACCESSION #
91963388

 

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