Press Releases 2018

June

THURSDAY, JUNE 7, 2018

Suicide rates rising across the U.S.

Comprehensive prevention goes beyond a focus on mental health concerns


March

THURSDAY, MARCH 29, 2018

U.S. drug overdose deaths continue to rise; increase fueled by synthetic opioids


TUESDAY, MARCH 6, 2018

Emergency Department Data Show Rapid Increases in Opioid Overdoses

Wake-up call to the fast-moving opioid overdose epidemic

June

THURSDAY, JUNE 7, 2018

CDC Telebriefing: New Vital Signs Report – Suicide Prevention

Nearly 45,000 deaths by suicide in 2016: What can be done to prevent suicides?


March

TUESDAY, MARCH 6, 2018

CDC Telebriefing: New Vital Signs Report – Opioid Overdoses

How can health departments respond to the 30% increase in Emergency Department visits for suspected opioid overdoses?


February

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2018

CDC releases report to Congress detailing the impact of traumatic brain injury on children, families