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 ...
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 ...
2 days ago ... The Philippines has recorded about 1800 drug-related killings since ... railed
against the United Nations for criticizing the wave of deaths.
Of the 1.4 million drug-related emergency room admissions in 2005, 598,542
were associated with abuse of pharmaceuticals alone or with other drugs.
Jul 10, 2016 ... Drugs were the main or contributing factor in 999 deaths in New York City in
2015, a 7 percent increase from 2014, when substance abuse ...
Jun 21, 2016 ... Overdose deaths involving prescription opioids have quadrupled since ... 2011
Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN) findings on drug-related ...
Mar 16, 2016 ... At least half of all opioid overdose deaths involve a prescription opioid. ... Drug
Monitoring Programs (PDMPs) - Promising Practices for States.
Jan 1, 2016 ... Since 2000, the rate of deaths from drug overdoses has increased .... of opioid
drug overdose deaths and prevent opioid-related morbidity, ...