Drug related deaths rise in Finland

Finland’s National Institute for Health and Welfare has reported that the number of drug related deaths in Finland almost doubled in the last 10 years, rising from just over 100 in 2009 to 189 in 2019. They also reported that, over the past 5 years, half of drug overdose deaths in Finland were among people under 30 years old.

Source: https://yle.fi/uutiset/osasto/news/drug_deaths_double_in_a_decade/11664926