Resources

Advanced Therapeutics believes in providing resources to our patients, doctors, and community to help increase the awareness of The Opiate Epidemic our country is currently facing. From 2000 to 2015 more than half a million people died from drug overdoses. 91 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose. Together we can raise awareness and save lives.

The report from the HHS on The U.S. Opioid Epidemic

Download the Opioid Epidemic in the U.S.

What the Public Needs to Know about the EpidemicOpioid abuse is a serious public health issue. Drug overdose deaths are the leading cause of injury death in the United States.

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Understanding the epidemic as reported by the CDC

Drug overdose deaths and opioid-involved deaths continue to increase in the United States. The majority of drug overdose deaths (more than six out of ten) involve an opioid.1  Since 1999, the number of overdose deaths involving opioids (including prescription opioids and heroin) quadrupled.2 From 2000 to 2015 more than half a million people died from drug overdoses. 91 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose.

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