The following is a list of notable people who have died from drug-related causes.
Criteria for inclusion are death from overdose, death from organ-failure/illness ...
Overdose For facts about specific drugs, here's a list of Controlled Substance
sections. .... Of the pharmaceutical-related overdose deaths, 16,451 (74.3%)
Worldwide. It is estimated that in 2014 there were 207,400 (range: 113,700 –
250,100) drug-related deaths with overdose accounting for up to a half of all
Oct 14, 2016 ... Epidemiologists in several states blame the increasing number of drug-related
deaths on greater use of heroin and synthetic opioids, such as ...
Jul 16, 2016 ... In 2015, 3,383 drug-related overdose deaths were reported in Pennsylvania, an
increase of 23.4 percent from the total number of overdose ...
Death rates related to drug overdose or associated with the drug's use in general.
... In 2011, there were 258,482 emergency department visits related to heroin ...
bha.dhmh.maryland.gov/OVERDOSE_PREVENTION/Documents/2015 Annual Report_final.pdf
Number of Heroin-Related Intoxication Deaths by Place of. Occurrence ...
reporting on drug-related intoxication deaths in Maryland was developed by VSA
Sep 9, 2016 ... Drug overdoses hit record levels in England and Wales last year, official figures
have revealed, sparking fierce criticism of the government's ...
Studies have indicated an increased risk of drug-related death soon after release
from prison, particularly in the first 2 weeks. For precise, up-to-date ...
Addiction. 2007 Feb;102(2):317-23. London audit of drug-related overdose
deaths: characteristics and typology, and implications for prevention and