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Drug Overdose Deaths Have Spiked Among Women

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Deaths from drug overdosing have spiked among middle-aged women.

A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 42 women die each day from prescription drug overdoses.

Dr. Jen Caudle joined FOX29's Mike Jerrick and Sheinelle Jones live on "Good Day Philadelphia" Monday to talk about this new statistic.

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