September 1, 2014

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Report: Heroin deaths up 550 percent in Kentucky in 2012

By Amanda Joering, The Kentucky Enquirer

While Kentucky’s overall overdose rate declined in 2012, deaths attributed to heroin overdoses saw a spike of 550 percent according to an Overdose Fatality Report issued Friday, July 26, by the Office of Drug Control Policy.