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In Second Opinion, Susan Perry helps MinnPost readers make their way through the thicket of health happenings, trends, studies and research. Perry has written several health-related books, and her articles have appeared in a wide variety of publications, including Minnesota Monthly, The History Channel Magazine and Woman's Day. She is a former writer/editor for Time-Life Books and a former editor of Nutrition Action Healthletter, published by the Center for Science in the Public Interest.

Minnesota deaths from drugs, alcohol and suicide projected to rise

Minnesota deaths from drugs, alcohol and suicide projected to rise by almost 40% over next decade

“These trends are a wake-up call that there is a serious well-being crisis in this country,” the report says.