-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.
The map below represents loved ones lost due to the opioid epidemic.
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