-Utah ranks 7th in the nation for drug overdose death.
-Improper use of prescription pain medications has been responsible for more drug deaths in Utah than all other drug categories.
-Prescription opioid deaths have outnumbered motor vehicle crash deaths since 2007
-73.3% of individuals who died from a prescription pain medication overdose also had a substance abuse problem
Data is constantly being gathered to assist individuals understand what is happening throughout the country, Utah, and Davis County
regarding the opioid issue.