Adriana Buccianti, whose son died of a drug overdose at a Victorian music festival, will present NSW Labor politicians with more than 100,000 signatures. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
Local families honor the 192 lives lost each day
Bridgewater, MA, Jan. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Addiction Policy Forum‘s Massachusetts State Chapter invites members of the community to a.. GlobeNewswire - Published
Break away from your everyday with Aundrea Self! Today Aundrea gives us a sneak peak at the upcoming "48 Hours" segment that will focus on the Starkville cold case murders of two elderly women in 1990...
Drug Overdose Deaths of Middle- Aged Women Skyrocket From 1999 to 2017, the drug overdose death rate of women aged 30 to 64 rose 260%. The finding was revealed in a report from the Centers for Disease..
A man was found dead early Monday morning at the same West Hollywood apartment of prominent Democratic Party donor Edward Buck where another man died of a drug overdose about 18 months ago. Matt Yurus..
Break away from your everyday with Aundrea Self! Starting class later may have its advantages. See how one library is encouraging young people to read more. And former first lady Michelle Obama gives..
Many individuals cite prescription opioids as their gateway to illicit opioid use. However, while prescription opioids are involved in more than one-third of all opioid overdose deaths in the U.S.,.. Eurasia Review - Published
More than 1,000 government entities have sued Purdue, along with other drugmakers and distributors, claiming they are partly culpable for a drug overdose crisis that resulted in a record 72,000 deaths.. CBC.ca - Published
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A man and woman found dead in a Grants Pass motel room may have died of a drug overdose. The Daily Courier said Friday the bodies of the 31-year-old man and the 37-year-old.. Seattle Times - Published
For many decades, drugs of abuse were a menace that mostly threatened the lives of men. In 1999, fewer than 1 in 25,000 adult women in the United States died of a drug overdose, and childbirth was.. Newsday - Published
Watch VideoThe FDA is taking steps to ensure broader access for the opioid overdose reversal drug naloxone.
FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said Thursday that the agency will streamline drug.. Newsy - Published
Addiction Policy Forum Launches National Awareness Campaign to Honor Those Lost to Addiction
Washington, DC, Jan. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- January 15, 2019 – Today Addiction Policy Forum, a.. GlobeNewswire - Published
A reporter for a Redding news station was attacked during a live broadcast while reporting from the site of several fentanyl overdoses in Chico, California.
On Saturday, KRCR reporter Meaghan Mackey.. SFGate - Published
Watch VideoFor the first time on record, you now have a better chance of dying from an accidental opioid overdose than in a car accident.
That's according to a new report from the National Safety.. Newsy - Published
Scientists have built an app that gives a smartphone the ability to detect an opioid overdose and alert others for help. The app, called Second Chances, is still in development, but the researchers.. The Verge - Published
Professor Malcolm Woollard, 57, was found dead lying naked in his bed in Llangattock, near Abergavenny, South Wales in July last year. He had overdosed on the 19 drugs he took each day. MailOnline - Published
Demi Lovato bit back at a fat-shaming game advertised on Instagram[Getty] Demi Lovato only recently suffered a near-fatal drug overdose, and spent two months in a rehabilitation facility after she.. OK! - Published
After years of pressure from the US, Fentanyl has finally been labeled a controlled substance in China.
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The opioid epidemic has been affecting the.. PRWeb - Published
[USA], Jan 1(ANI): Demi Lovato is looking forward to embracing each day of the New Year and knows how lucky she is to be alive following a near-fatal drug overdose in July. Sify - Published Also reported by •E! Online
Watch VideoA new report from the Journal of the American Medical Association shows the effect opioids are having on younger people in America.
It says that between 1999 and 2016, opioids have.. Newsy - Published
The number of drug overdose deaths in the US more than tripled between 1999 and 2016, with opioids accounting for the majority -- in 2018, more than 115 people died from opioid overdose every day. Now,.. engadget - Published
Opiant Intends to Initiate Development Efforts in 2019
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Opiant Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: OPNT), a specialty pharmaceutical company.. GlobeNewswire - Published
NARCAN Now Covered by Eight Orange Book-Listed Patents
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Opiant Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“Opiant”) (NASDAQ: OPNT), a specialty pharmaceutical.. GlobeNewswire - Published
Distraught by watching her son nearly die of a drug overdose, a Pennsylvania mother and her husband drove seven hours to Windsor, Ont., to meet the former addicts who now run a "sober bar." CBC.ca - Published
Watch VideoFederal health officials are recommending that doctors offer a naloxone prescription to certain patients who take opioid painkillers.
The HHS issued new guidance Wednesday promoting a.. Newsy - Published
Residents Can Now Find Local Addiction Treatment Facilities and Healthcare Providers by County
Tallahassee, FL, Dec. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- *Addiction Policy Forum*, a leading addiction.. GlobeNewswire - Published