This year, International Overdose Awareness Day is on August 31.
International Overdose Awareness Day is a global event held on 31 August each year and aims to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the stigma of a drug-related death. It also acknowledges the grief felt by families and friends remembering those who have died or had a permanent injury as a result of drug overdose.International Overdose Awareness Day spreads the message that the tragedy of overdose death is preventable. #overdoseawarenessday #endoverdose
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