Drug-death data questioned

Several factors could account for miscounted deaths, experts say

Posted: February 25, 2018 at 1:08 a.m.

A map showing the impact of drugs.
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A map showing the impact of drugs.

Arkansas public officials don’t know for sure how many of the state’s residents are dying because of opioid painkillers and other drugs but are working to change that, several said in recent weeks.

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