Tennessee 8th Highest Overdose Deaths in Nation

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Tennessee 8th Highest Overdose Deaths in Nation

Tennessee is 8th highest for drug overdose deaths in the nation. It also says the number of drug deaths, mostly from prescription pills, have doubled since 1999. Separately, the Tennessee Department of Healthreleased Monday that as of the first week of October, 643 babies were born dependent on drugs. That’s more than in all of 2011. The Trust for America’s Health report also said Tennessee got a score of seven out of ten in promising strategies to curb drug addiction.

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