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Significant increase in deaths due to drug overdoses in Pa. – Lakeside
It is tremendously grievous that we continue to see rises in deaths due to drug overdoses in the Commonwealth of Pa. Coroners and medical examiners in Pennsylvania reported 5,456 drug-related overdose deaths in 2017 — a 64 percent increase from 2015. The rate of 42 deaths per 100,000 people is almost double the national average …