Pain in the nation: Building a national resilience strategy. Alcohol and drug misuse and suicide and the millennial generation — a devastating impact.

In 2017, more than 152,000 Americans died from alcohol- and drug-induced fatalities and suicide. That’s the highest number ever recorded and more than twice as many as in 1999.1 The largest number of these deaths, almost half, were the result of drug overdoses—more than the peak annual total from HIV, guns, or car crashes.2 Trust[…]