For the first time in decades, drug overdose deaths are falling

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For the first time in three decades, drug overdose deaths are falling. That’s the good news out from the Centers for Disease Control after data shows a 5 percent drop in the number of deaths between 2017 and 2018.

NewsChannel 34’s Trevor Shirley sat down for an interview with the nation’s drug czar to talk about the success and the challenges that remain.

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