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Prince’s Family Sues Hospital That Treated First Opioid Overdose

April 24, 2018 |

Prince’s family is taking action after it was announced no one would be criminally charged in the singer’s death by suing the hospital that treated his overdose a week before he died. Prince’s family — repped in the lawsuit by trustee Michael A.…

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Internet hoaxster Paul Horner died of drug overdose: report

December 7, 2017 |

An Internet hoaxster’s death in September was caused by a potent mix of drugs, according to a medical examiner’s report released Tuesday.
FOX News

Cleaning Up After Son’s Drug Overdose Likely Killed Mom: Coroner

November 17, 2017 |

A double tragedy in Pennsylvania, where authorities say a woman may have died because she cleaned up her son’s drug paraphernalia after finding him unresponsive in the bathroom—and the son, too, ultimately died of a drug overdose. Theresa Plummer probably absorbed a substance through her skin or had a…
Newser

Doctors Claim 1st Documented Fatal Marijuana Overdose

November 16, 2017 |

In news that could change what we thought we knew about marijuana, as well as alter the progress of marijuana legalization, two doctors in Colorado say they’ve documented the first-ever fatal marijuana overdose. The DEA says no deaths from marijuana overdoses have ever been reported, and the National Institutes of…
Newser

Father and Son Overdose at Brooklyn Birthday Party

October 31, 2017 |

Tragedy struck a Brooklyn family over the weekend when a father and son died of drug overdoses at a birthday party. Police say Joseph Andrade, 44, and his son Carlos, 22, told family members they were stepping outside for a cigarette when in actuality they were going to snort a…
Newser

Mom Now Grateful for Viral Heroin Overdose Photo

October 28, 2017 |

When police found 25-year-old Erika Hurt passed out in her car in the parking lot of an Indiana Dollar General Store, needle in her hand, with her 10-month-old son in the backseat, they snapped a photo that went viral as the face of the opioid crisis in America. One year…
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Eric Bolling: Coroner Ruled Son’s Death an Accidental Overdose

October 27, 2017 |

Former Fox host Eric Bolling says his 19-year-old son died not from suicide, but from what has become the leading cause of death in Americans under 50: a drug overdose. Eric Chase Bolling, the only child of Eric and Adrienne Bolling, was found dead at the University of Colorado, Boulder…
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Eric Chase Bolling Jr. Death Ruled Accidental Overdose

October 26, 2017 |

The death of Eric Chase Bolling Jr. has been ruled an accidental overdose … this according to his father. The ex-Fox News Channel anchor, Eric Bolling, said he received tragic news Thursday from the coroner in Colorado informing him his…

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Fentanyl Claims Top Spot for US Overdose Deaths

October 15, 2017 |

Fourteen people overdosed on heroin laced with fentanyl in a span of just four hours Wednesday in Camden, New Jersey, NBC Philadelphia reports. While none of Wednesday’s overdoses in Camden were fatal, BuzzFeed —citing new data from the CDC—reports fentanyl and other synthetic opioids are now the leading cause…
Newser

Mother Clings to Dying Daughter After Overdose

August 20, 2017 |

Seven years of addiction, five overdoses, several detoxes, and giving up her son to adoptive parents didn’t prove to be enough to help 22-year-old Elaina Towery kick her heroin habit, reports the New York Daily News . Towery, of Howell, Mich., was found slumped over in a Burger King bathroom last…
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