overdose http://wuky.org en Overdose Deaths Up 282 Percent http://wuky.org/post/overdose-deaths-282-percent <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - A new study shows drug overdose deaths in Kentucky rose 282 percent between 2000 and 2010.<br>&nbsp;<br>&nbsp;The study announced this week by the Kentucky Injury Prevention and Research Center analyzed information from emergency rooms, inpatient hospitalizations and mortality records.<br>&nbsp;<br>The center is located at the University of Kentucky and is an agent for the Kentucky Department of Public Health.<br>&nbsp; Thu, 20 Dec 2012 11:46:26 +0000 Associated Press 24990 at http://wuky.org Overdose Deaths Up 282 Percent