Latest Drug overdose Stories

2013-09-27 10:20:38

A recent study from Rhode Island Hospital has found that a change in the way police respond to drug-related overdose emergencies could contribute to improved outcomes of the victims and to the communities where overdoses occur.

2013-09-24 23:35:11

Passages Malibu comments on the need to confront the growing epidemic of opiate abuse in the US. (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 In a

2013-09-18 23:27:27

In New Jersey, prosecutors are cracking down on drug dealers by vowing to seek stiff sentences at their trials.

2013-08-29 23:21:39

As prescription overdose deaths among women sharply increase, Novus Detox says a solution is needed now—doctors need to exercise caution when prescribing, and must also warn patients of the

2013-08-20 23:29:32

Prescription Drug abuse is on the rise with over 100 people that die every day from drug overdoses in the United States, a number that has more than tripled since 1990.

2013-08-13 23:22:46

As reported the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more women are dying from prescription drug abuse than from cervical cancer or homicide.

2013-08-06 23:23:52

At South Florida's clinics, two doctors had dispensed drugs that may have led to the overdose deaths of nine people.

2013-07-31 23:35:26

South Florida drug rehab for women, Destination Hope: The Women's Program, raises the alert in response to recent statistics, warning that drug abuse is not just a male problem.

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Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.