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List of drug-related deaths

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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 Death Rates | National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

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The U.S. government does not track death rates for every drug. ... National Overdose Deaths—Number of Deaths from Prescription Drugs. ... Related Topics.

International Overdose Awareness Day | Facts & Stats

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It is estimated that globally there were 183,000 (range: 95,000-226,000) drug- related deaths (mostly overdoses) in 2012, with opioid overdose the largest ...

Opioid Overdose | Drug Overdose | CDC Injury Center

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Mar 16, 2016 ... At least half of all opioid overdose deaths involve a prescription opioid. ... Consider ways to increase use of Prescription Drug Monitoring ...

Prescription Drug Abuse Statistics - Overdoses & Deaths - Drug ...

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Prescription drug abuse causes the largest percentage of deaths from drug ... Of the 1.4 million drug-related emergency room admissions in 2005, 598,542 were ...

Increases in Drug and Opioid Overdose Deaths — United States ...

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Jan 1, 2016 ... Since 2000, the rate of deaths from drug overdoses has increased .... of opioid drug overdose deaths and prevent opioid-related morbidity, ...

How the Epidemic of Drug Overdose Deaths Ripples Across America

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Jan 19, 2016 ... Drug deaths have surged in nearly every U.S. county, reaching a new peak in ... Most of the deaths from overdose in the state are related to a ...

Alcohol and Drugs: Untimely Celebrity Deaths - Drugs.com

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Drug-Related Deaths - Notable Celebrities. The tragic loss of a ...

Drug Overdose Now Leading Cause of Injury-Related Deaths

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Jun 17, 2015 ... Deaths due to drug overdose have more than doubled in the past 14 years, and half of them are related to prescription drugs (22,000 per year), ...

Opioid Addiction 2016 Facts & Figures - American Society of ...

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Opioids are a class of drugs that include the illicit drug heroin as well as the licit ... related to prescription pain relievers, and 10,574 overdose deaths related to ...

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Annual Causes of Death in the United States | Drug War Facts

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"In 2013, the age-adjusted death rate for drug-induced causes for the total population ... Of the pharmaceutical-related overdose deaths, 16,451 (74.3%) were ...

Drug overdose deaths reach all-time high - CNN.com

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Dec 18, 2015 ... (CNN) Despite efforts to fight the opioid epidemic, deaths from drug overdoses reached an all-time high in 2014, according to the Centers for ...

Drug overdose deaths hit record numbers in 2014 | CDC Online ...

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Dec 18, 2015 ... Drug overdose deaths are up in both men and women, in non-Hispanic ... In addition, heroin-related death rates increased 26 percent from ...