Pain in the Nation

December 01, 2017
News Type:  Weekly Spark, Weekly Spark Announcement

Trust for America's Health (TFAH) and Well Being Trust (WBT) have released a report on drug, alcohol, and suicide deaths in the U.S. and the need for a national resilience strategy. The report features 2015 state-by-state drug, alcohol, and suicide death rates and projections for 2025. It calls for the creation of a national resilience strategy that takes a comprehensive approach to prevention and intervention, and highlights evidence-based policies, practices, and programs.