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More than 2000 Australians dying from OD – Corowa Free Press

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More than 2000 Australians die every year from a drug overdose, mostly in simple, tragic accidents.Australia’s Annual Overdose Report shows that in 2018, 2070 people fatally overdosed, with a majoity of the deaths involving opioids, stimulants and the use of multiple substances at the same time.The report by independent health research unit The Penington Institute was released on International Overdose Awareness Day and revealed that 1556 of drug overdoses (75 per cent) in 2018 were unintentiona…

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