Tagged With Overdose

A granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy died at the Kennedy family compound at age 22


A London teenager died after overdosing on ‘Calvin Klein,' a party drug that’s a lethal mix of ketamine and cocaine


A 21-year-old died after drinking a protein shake with a caffeine supplement so powerful it knocked him unconscious



A Louisiana woman's toxicology report suggested she's the first person to overdose on marijuana, but an expert says it's unlikely


US life expectancy is experiencing its longest-running decline in 100 years, and it reveals a troubling trend


'Engineering overkill': A potent new drug '1,000 times stronger than morphine' is trying to solve a problem that doesn't exist, doctors say



Most rehabs don't offer a science-backed treatment for drug addiction. A new initiative aims to change that.


The first drug for opioid withdrawal has gotten the green light -- and it targets risky symptoms that others ignore


There's a science-backed treatment for drug addiction that works -- but it's nearly impossible to get


A deadly drug epidemic sweeping the US has caused ER visits for overdoses to jump 30%


Tom Petty died from an accidental drug overdose involving painkiller Fentanyl


More people are dying from opioid overdoses in these four states than in the rest of the US



Fake painkillers laced with a legal drug 50 times stronger than heroin are showing up in an 'inevitable' place


Drugs are killing far more Americans than we thought, new studies suggest


Drug deaths in America are rising faster than ever before, and show no signs of slowing down


The killer drug at the heart of the opioid crisis is being cut into cocaine and killing users



How 5 sentences in a leading medical journal shaped the opioid crisis


A legal drug 50 times stronger than heroin is contaminating street drugs more than ever


What a legal drug that kills more Americans than heroin does to your mind and body


'An iceberg': The opioid crisis could be even worse than anyone thought