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Overdoses

  1. the opioid epidemic
    Drug Overdoses Killed 72,000 in 2017, a New National RecordOverdose deaths now exceed the peak years for HIV, car crash, and firearm deaths.
  2. opioids
    Prince’s Toxicology Report Finds ‘Exceedingly High’ Levels of FentanylThe report offers more details on the singer’s death, all of which confirm an earlier finding that Prince died of an opioid overdose.
  3. The Opioid Epidemic Is a Symptom of Toxic GreedOur system of financing drug research gave the makers of OxyContin a multibillion-dollar incentive to ignore the risks their drug posed.
  4. public health
    Congress Pledges $1 Billion to Tackle the Opioid EpidemicFinally.
  5. opioids
    Mislabeled Pain Pills Containing Fentanyl Found in Prince’s HomeThey were labeled as hydrocodone.
  6. prince
    Prince Died of an Accidental Opioid Overdose, According to Toxicology ResultsThe medical examiner’s office has released his toxicology reports.
  7. prince
    Prince Reportedly Died of an Opioid OverdoseLaw-enforcement officials have released his toxicology reports.
  8. don't do drugs
    Sunday’s Electric Zoo Festival Canceled Following Drug DeathsMDMA is to blame.
  9. weird things
    Koppel’s Son Had Heroin, Cocaine, and Prescription Drugs in System at Time of DeathThis contradicts the story of his accidental binge death as told by the only two witnesses.
  10. pills pills pills
    Larry King’s Wife Overdoses on PillsShawn Southwick was found unconscious by her father in her Utah home.
  11. the sports section
    Isiah Thomas, Media-Savvy As AlwaysIsiah Thomas was notoriously toxic toward the press as coach and general manager of the Knicks. But the guy sure knows the right time to overdose on sleeping pills.