The office has distributed 16,000 doses of naloxone to emergency responders, developed standards for syringe exchange programs, set up an Office of Drug Control Policy and worked with a national group that represents health officials to share West Virginia's opioid-fighting efforts, such as the analysis of people who overdosed
As Christopher, a 38-year-old man who had overdosed
on a mixture of alcohol and injected heroin, explained:
During the 6 months before the interview, 95% of respondents witnessed an overdose and 42% overdosed
I have run into quite a few that have overdosed
on Tylenol,'' Alpern said.
Ralph Young, 40, who died of a heroin overdose, was buried on Friday, and four months ago, David Wilson, 17, overdosed
on the drug.
The late, legendary singer Prince overdosed
last week from a prescription medication called Percocet, according to a (http://www.
But when Belushi overdosed
in 1982 after taking a speedball - a risky combination of cocaine and heroin - drugs began to lose their cachet, if not their seductive chemistry.
8% of the HODDs occurred in public settings where a passerby might have found the person who had overdosed
Sophie was accidentally overdosed
because her parents and physician were unaware that grape-flavored infant Tylenol is 3-1/2 times stronger than children's Tylenol, according to a lawsuit they filed against the doctor and McNeil.
Super-model Naomi Campbell returned to work Monday and was feeling ``very well'' after an adverse reaction to antibiotics, her agency said, denying reports she had overdosed
The family's lawyer, Kevin Kearse, said Harter overdosed
on a prescription drug for anxiety.