overdose deaths

Fentanyl, a synthetic opioid, is a big part of the problem, says UCLA Health researcher Joseph Friedman

By Sandy Cohen • June 16, 2021
This just in from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Drug overdose death rates have increased for all age groups in the United States, to more than 2.5 times the rate in 1999. In hard numbers, that means 6.1 deaths per 100,000 people were linked to drug [...]
By Tami Dennis • February 24, 2017