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 ...
"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%)
Drug abuse kills about 200,000 people worldwide each year, according to a new
... Deaths related to or associated with the use of illicit drugs are estimated ...
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
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 ...
Aug 1, 2016 ... At 24 drug-related deaths have taken place nationwide since 2006 among
people who went to raves organized by Los Angeles-area ...
Jun 21, 2016 ... Overdose deaths involving prescription opioids have quadrupled since ... 2011
Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN) findings on drug-related ...
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 ...
Reducing drug related deaths: a pre-implementation assessment of knowledge,
barriers and enablers for naloxone distribution through general practice.