ACT overdose deaths triple in decade

Daniella White
Updated September 3 2019 - 4:55pm, first published August 27 2019 - 12:00am

Deaths from accidental drug overdoses in the ACT have continued to trend upwards, with prescription opioids and heroin the biggest contributors.

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Daniella White

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