NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — An East Lyme man is facing up to two decades in prison after admitting he provided heroin to another man who fatally overdosed in a running vehicle last summer with a young child in the back seat. 113 more words
Tags » Drug Overdose
The latest B.C. Coroners numbers show the overdose crisis in the Okanagan and across the province has reached new heights.
People in B.C. are more likely to die from an illicit drug overdose than from Alzheimer’s disease, liver disease and suicide, according to numbers from the B.C. 447 more words
MAPLETON, Utah — Less than a week after Mapleton officers started routinely carrying Naloxone, the opioid blocker has already saved a life.
Sgt. Tony Kropf responded to a call of an unconscious patient with inadequate breathing. 132 more words
CHICAGO (CBS) — In the past ten days, Lake County deputies have responded to four overdoses with one resulting in death.
The most recent overdose occurred Friday night in unincorporated Libertyville, according to a statement from the Lake County sheriff’s office. 163 more words