Infographic: Drug Overdoses in Northern Arizona

•	26,000+ overdoses statewide since 2017  o	Source: Arizona department of Health Services: Opioid Epidemic  o	Original Statistic o	https://www.azdhs.gov/prevention/womens-childrens-health/injury-prevention/opioid-prevention/index.php •	629 overdose deaths in Northern Arizona o	Source: Arizona Department of Health Services: Opioid Epidemic – Opioid Interactive Dashboard o	Original Statistic: Displayed within graphic o	https://www.azdhs.gov/prevention/womens-childrens-health/injury-prevention/opioid-prevention/opioids/index.php#dashboard •	Heroin deaths alone tripled since 2012 o	Source: Arizona Department of Health Services: Opioid Epidemic – Opioid Background o	Original Statistic: “The 2016 opioid report shows over half of the 1,497 drug overdose deaths last year were due to opioids as the primary cause of death. The number of heroin deaths alone has tripled since 2012.” o	https://www.azdhs.gov/prevention/womens-childrens-health/injury-prevention/opioid-prevention/opioids/index.php#background