Causes of death in Norway: Highest number of overdose deaths in Norway in 20 years
324 overdose deaths were registered in 2020. That's the highest amount of lives lost to overdoses in almost 20 years.
Alcohol and drug use is more prevalent among adolescents who have been treated for mental health problems, according to new research. In particular, behavioural difficulties are a major risk factor for developing drug problems. Autism is an exception.