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B.C. overdose deaths declining

By CBC News   

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According to new numbers from the B.C. Coroners Service show that 102 people died of a suspected overdose last month. At an average of more than 3.6 people every day, February's numbers are actually below the average for January, where 116 people died of an overdose. Both January and February statistics show a decline from December, which that saw a record-breaking 142 overdose-related deaths. CBC News reports | READ MORE

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