The Northerner

Data sourced from Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

NKU helps fight opioid addiction in Owen County

Rachel Smith, Reporter September 11, 2019
According to a 2019 study conducted by the National Safety Council, Kentucky ranks fifth in states with the highest rate of preventable deaths, the leading cause being officially labeled as poisoning—which is comprised mostly of overdoses.
NKUs Health Innovation Center.

Opioids: Health Innovation receives $200K to fight epidemic

Northerner Staff November 27, 2018
Northern Kentucky’s opioid overdose rates were among some of the highest in the state last year.
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