overdose

  1. bajisima

    Entertainer Demi Lovato hospitalized for heroin overdose

    Demi Lovato has reportedly been hospitalized for a heroin overdose. According to TMZ, law enforcement officials say the 25-year-old singer was rushed to a hospital in Los Angeles after she suffered from what appears to be a heroin overdose. The outlet reports that Lovato, whose...
  2. Southern Dad

    Death toll rises in mass overdose in middle Georgia

    Four more losers out of the gene pool. You mess with the drugs, you have to know what you are taking and trust the source.
  3. bajisima

    Drug counselors overdose at addiction facility

    Two counselors at an addiction facility in southeastern Pennsylvania died after overdosing on opioids, according to the Chester County District Attorney. "If anybody is wondering how bad the opioid epidemic has become, this case is a frightening example," Chester County District Attorney Tom...
  4. bajisima

    Teen dies from caffeine overdose

    Too much caffeine caused the death of a 16-year-old high school student from South Carolina who collapsed during class last month, according to the county coroner. Davis Allen Cripe died from a caffeine-induced cardiac event causing a probable arrhythmia, Richland County Coroner Gary Watts...
  5. Macduff

    4 Children left home alone with dead parents after overdose

    This is a local story that gained national coverage because of how terrible it is. Addiction claims 2 more lives; 4 McKeesport children home alone over weekend | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Opioid addiction is a plague.
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    Prince died of opioid overdose

    Yeah, what most of us have suspected ever since he died. The AP is reporting that it is now official. Prince killed himself with drugs, just like so many other entertainers have. And, it's a list that's far too long...
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    Texas healthcare company owner ordered nurses to overdose hospice patients: FBI

    The founder and owner of a hospice care company in Texas directed nurses to induce overdoses in several patients as a means of increasing their profits, KXAS-TV reported on Tuesday. According to an FBI affidavit, 34-year-old Brad Harris — an accountant with no health-related training — has...
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    Overdose deaths surpass vehicle deaths in 16 states

    In sixteen states more people die from drug overdoses than car accidents. Read the story here: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/databriefs/db22.htm I've never understood how people will spend money on drugs when they have children and bills to pay. I see it at work all of the time. My...