Tag : opioid
title : Study: Surge in Prescription Opioid Poisoning Among U.S. Youth
summary : The number of children and teens hospitalized for prescription opioid poisonings has more than doubled in recent years, with both accidental overdoses and suicide attempts on the rise, a U.S. study suggests.
date : Oct 31, 2016 01:08 PM EDT
title : Did Prince's Religion Contribute To His Opioid Death?
summary : After weeks of speculation, law enforcement officials confirmed on May 28 that legendary pop music performer Prince died of an opioid overdose, according to the Associated Press. Many people still are asking whether Prince's dedication to the Jehovah's Witness religion played a role in his choosing to not receive more aggressive surgical treatment for his hips.
date : Jun 05, 2016 04:20 PM EDT