Do you know how to recognize the signs of an overdose? Or what to do if someone is overdosing?
The organizers behind International Overdose Awareness Day want to ensure that you do.
International Overdose Awareness Day is a global event held each year on August 31st to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the stigma of a drug-related death. Since its launch in 2001, the global event has also acknowledged the grief felt by families and friends remembering those who have died or had a permanent injury as a result of drug overdose.
Above all, International Overdose Awareness Day aims to reduce overdose deaths by educating people about the signs and symptoms of overdose.
Here’s what everyone should know:Read More