You are viewing the "overdose deaths" Archives

A reporter holds up an example of the amount of fentanyl that can be deadly

Health Officials Say Ohio Drug Overdoses Drop by 22% in 2018

Posted on:

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The number of fatal drug overdoses in Ohio declined for the first time since 2009, according to state health officials, a milestone in the state’s ongoing battle with a deadly addictions epidemic. Preliminary figures from the Ohio Department of Health show the number of overdoses dropped more than 22% last year…. Read More