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Police: UGA student died from drug overdose

Online Athens: Authorities on Wednesday said that a 21-year-old University of Georgia student who was found dead in his East Campus Village dorm room three months ago died from an accidental drug overdose. After an autopsy did not yield immediate answers, the state ...

Drug overdose intervention bill clears Minn. Senate

KARE: Chris Eaton of Brooklyn Center, it's highly personal. Sen. Eaton's daughter Ariel died in 2007 as the result of an accidental heroin overdose. Eaton reminded colleagues Tuesday that the man who witnessed her daughter's overdose fled the scene rather ...

Peaches Geldof battled her own demons and drugs after the death of her mother

NEWS.com.au: Yates was inconsolable and three years later in 2000 was found dead from an accidental drug overdose when Peaches was just 11. Peaches Geldof posted this photo on Instagram, with her late mother, just hours before. Mother and child ... Peaches Geldof ...

A drug overdose solution, in reach

New York Daily News: Drug overdose deaths are now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States for people aged 25-64, killing more than 38,000 people in 2010. Some 16,000 of these deaths are attributed to prescription opioid analgesics such as Oxycontin, ...

Two women in Wythe County dead from accidental drug overdose

WDBJ7: Two women in Wythe County are dead, their bodies found in houses across the street from each other. Sheriff's investigators say it appears they died of an accidental drug overdoses. Investigators say drug paraphanalia was found and they believe a third ...

Authorities determine drug overdose as cause of Black Hawk County inmate death

Authorities determined a Black Hawk County inmate died due to an accidental drug overdose March 7, the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation announced in a news release Thursday. A deputy found James Terrell Taylor, 34 of Waterloo unresponsive ...

Massachusetts declares heroin emergency, looks to anti-overdose drug

WTAQ: National attention on heroin abuse was riveted by the case of acclaimed actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who was found dead from an accidental drug overdose in his Manhattan apartment in February, a needle still in his arm. An autopsy determined he ...

NY Senate Passes Bill to Prevent Overdose Deaths

ALBANY, N.Y. - The New York Senate passed a bill that would help prevent overdose deaths Thursday. A press release says the legislation will give more people access to a highly effective antidote to accidental drug overdose called Naloxone or Narcan.

Accidental drug overdose killed frail elderly woman

Echo: AN ELDERLY woman whose death was thought to have been down to heart disease was killed by an accidental drug overdose, an inquest heard. Eileen Thomas, 78, from Glenwood Avenue, Westcliff, died soon after being fed by carers at her home, ...

Marina woman died of accidental drug overdose

Carie Hufford, the Marina woman who was found dead on Jan. 24 less than a mile from her house, died of an accidental drug overdose, according to the Monterey County Sheriff's Coroner. Hufford, also known as Carie Leetch or Lulu, was reported missing on ...
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New device could make heroin overdose antidote more readily available

Ten years ago, Cumberland County Coroner Charley Hall said his office dealt with four cases of drug overdose deaths.

Drug overdose deaths 'epidemic' in Rhode Island

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Numerous states, including Rhode Island, are reporting a rise in use of heroin and other opioids as many addicts shift from more costly and harder-to-get prescription opiates to this cheaper alternative. A look at what's happening in Rhode Island:        

Rhode Island issues new overdose reporting rule - News, Weather and Classifieds for Southern New England

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The Rhode Island health department has announced new reporting requirements to help the state address a rising number of accidental drug overdose deaths.

Rhode Island issues new overdose reporting rule

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Rhode Island health department has announced new reporting requirements to help the state address a rising number of accidental drug overdose deaths.        

FDA approves antidote used for drug overdose

The device, to be used in an emergency, injects what could be a life-saving dose of naloxone.

Rhode Island reports 72 drug overdose deaths

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Rhode Island health department says the number of drug overdose deaths in the state is continuing to rise.        

Sunanda Pushkar's viscera report hints at drug overdose, says police

The viscera report of Sunanda Pushkar, Union Minister Shashi Tharoor's wife who died under mysterious circumstances two months ago, hints towards drug poisoning but its findings are still inconclusive...        

Man found dead in Loleta died of drug overdose

A Eureka man who was found dead on Singley Hill Road in Loleta earlier this month overdosed on a combination of drugs, Humboldt County Deputy Coroner Charles Van Buskirk said Wednesday.

Philip Seymour Hoffman cause of death revealed as accidental drug overdose

New York medical examiner finds mix of drugs in the actor's system before death.        

Missing Marina woman died of drug overdose

A Marina woman who wandered off into Fort Ord and was found dead 10 days after she disappeared in January died of a drug overdose, according to the Monterey County Coroner. "The official cause of death is an accidental overdose and acute methadone intoxication," Marina Police Cmdr. Bob Nolan said.

Ohio law increases access to overdose antidote

Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) has signed a bill into law allowing friends or family members of addicts to administer a drug overdose antidote without the fear of prosecution.

Opiate abuse may be up, but overdose deaths are flat

Gov. Peter Shumlin highlighted the opiate addiction crisis in Vermont in his State of the State address, but statistics show no significant rise in accidental drug overdose deaths from opiates over the past eight years, according to a new Health Department report.

Report: Opiate abuse may be up, but overdose deaths are flat in Vermont

MONTPELIER -- Gov. Peter Shumlin highlighted the opiate addiction crisis in Vermont in his State of the State address, but statistics show no significant rise in accidental drug overdose deaths from opiates over the past eight years, according to a new Health Department report.

Medical examiner says Hoffman died from accidental drug overdose

The medical examiner's report confirms Philip Seymour Hoffman died of a drug overdose.

Philip Seymour Hoffman's drug overdose death ruled an accident

Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman , who was found dead in his New York apartment on Feb. 2, died of an accidental overdose of drugs, the New York City Chief Medical Examiner said on Friday.        

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Deal in the works to win LePage's support for drug that can stop heroin overdose

Bangor Daily News: AUGUSTA, Maine — A deal is in the works to win Gov. Paul LePage's support for a proposal to make naloxone — a life-saving, overdose-stopping drug — more readily available says, the bill's sponsor. Naloxone, also known by its brand name, Narcan ...

Police: UGA student died from drug overdose

Online Athens: Authorities on Wednesday said that a 21-year-old University of Georgia student who was found dead in his East Campus Village dorm room three months ago died from an accidental drug overdose. After an autopsy did not yield immediate answers, the state ...

California Moves Toward Making Overdose Antidote Widely Available in

In 2009, more than 3,500 Californians died from an accidental drug overdose. Research published by the US Centers for Disease Control and other federal health agencies shows that laypersons with naloxone can immediately reverse a potentially fatal ...

Police: Peaches Geldof autopsy inconclusive

Local 10: Geldof, who was married with two sons under the age of two, was only 11 years old when her own mother died of a drug overdose. In a poignant column for Mother and Baby magazine, published with the blessing of her family a day after her death, Geldof ...

Opinion: Drug treatment in NJ breaks the cycle of crime, prison time

NJ.com: Drug overdoses have supplanted motor vehicle accidents as the leading accidental cause of death throughout the United States. Many of these overdoses affect people who follow a course of experiencing pain, taking oxycodone or other prescription opioids ...

Drug overdose intervention bill clears Minn. Senate

KARE: Chris Eaton of Brooklyn Center, it's highly personal. Sen. Eaton's daughter Ariel died in 2007 as the result of an accidental heroin overdose. Eaton reminded colleagues Tuesday that the man who witnessed her daughter's overdose fled the scene rather ...

FDA approves easy-to-use heroin overdose antidote

Main Line: Eric Edwards of kaléo says the antidote is intended not just for heroin or prescription drug addicts, but also for people who have accidental overdoses, unexpected drug interactions or are on very high doses of the drugs. People who overdose may suffer ...

New medicine could help overdose patients

MECKLENBURG COUNTY, N.C. -- The Federal Food and Drug Administration recently announced that accidental drug poisonings have passed automobile crashes as the leading cause of accidental death in the United States.   Mecklenburg County Medic calls painkillers, and heroin abuse an "epidemic." The FDA has now approved a new drug called Evzio.  It is administered like a shot. It works by blocking ...

PHILIP SEYMOUR HOFFMAN DIED OF ACCIDENTAL..

Philip Seymour Hoffman died of accidental overdose

euronews: Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who was found in his New York apartment on Feb. 2 with a needle in his arm, died of an accidental overdose of drugs, the New York City Chief Medical Examiner said on Friday. The cause of death was acute drug intoxication, ...

Philip Seymour Hoffman died of accidental drug overdose, coroner rules

Philip Seymour Hoffman posed for a portrait at The Collective and Gibson Lounge Powered by CEG, during the Sundance Film Festival, in Park City, Utah on Jan. 19. A spokesperson for the New York City Medical Examiner announced on Friday that ...

Examiner: Philip Seymour Hoffman died of accidental overdose

In-Forum: Examiner: Philip Seymour Hoffman died of accidental overdose. NEW YORK - Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who was found dead in his New York apartment on Feb. 2 with a needle in his arm, died of an accidental overdose of drugs, the New York City Chief ...

Coroner: Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman died of accidental drug overdose

Duluth News Tribune: Coroner: Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman died of accidental drug overdose. Philip Seymour Hoffman died accidentally of acute drug intoxication, New York officials announced Friday. By: Michael Muskal , Los Angeles Times. Philip Seymour Hoffman died ...

Philip Seymour Hoffman Died of Accidental Mixed Drug Intoxication

The actor was found dead earlier this month in his West Village apartment.        

Philip Seymour Hoffman died of accidental overdose

Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who was found in his New York apartment on Feb. 2 with a needle in his arm, died of an accidental overdose of drugs,…        

Philip Seymour Hoffman died of accidental overdose: official

By Patricia Reaney NEW YORK (Reuters) - Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who was found in his New York apartment on February 2 with a needle in his arm, died of an accidental overdose of drugs, the New York City Chief Medical Examiner said on Friday. The cause of death was acute drug intoxication, including heroin, cocaine, benzodiazepines and amphetamine, according to Julie Bolcer, spokeswoman for ...

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Hoffman died of accidental overdose

Independent Online: NEW YORK - Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who was found in his New York apartment on February 2 with a needle in his arm, died of an accidental overdose of drugs, the New York City Chief Medical Examiner said on Friday. The cause of death was acute ...

Cause of Philip Seymour Hoffman's death ruled accidental drug overdose

Metro.us: Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who was found dead in his New York apartment on February 2 with a needle in his arm, died of an accidental overdose of drugs, the New York City Chief Medical Examiner said on Friday. Related Articles. Philip Seymour ...

Philip Seymour Hoffman's drug overdose death ruled an accident

Chicago Tribune: Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who was found dead in his New York apartment on Feb. 2, died of an accidental overdose of drugs, the New York City Chief Medical Examiner said on Friday. The cause of death was acute drug intoxication, including heroin, ...

Hoffman died of accidental drug overdose - Medical Examiner

The New Age Online: 2 with a needle in his arm, died of an accidental overdose of drugs, the New York City Chief Medical Examiner said on Friday. The cause of death was acute drug intoxication, including heroin, cocaine, benzodiazepines and amphetamine, according to Julie ...

Philip Seymour Hoffman overdosed on heroin, cocaine and more

Philip Seymour Hoffman died of an accidental overdose involving a powerful cocktail of drugs, authorities announced Friday.        

Philip Seymour Hoffman's drug overdose death ruled an accident

Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman , who was found dead in his New York apartment on Feb. 2, died of an accidental overdose of drugs, the New York City Chief Medical Examiner said on Friday.        

Philip Seymour Hoffman died of accidental drug overdose: Medical examiner

Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who was found dead in his New York apartment on February 2 with a needle in his arm, died of an accidental overdose of drugs, the New York City chief medical examiner said on Friday.        

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Peaches Geldof battled her own demons and drugs after the death of her mother

NEWS.com.au: Yates was inconsolable and three years later in 2000 was found dead from an accidental drug overdose when Peaches was just 11. Peaches Geldof posted this photo on Instagram, with her late mother, just hours before. Mother and child ... Peaches Geldof ...

Two women in Wythe County dead from accidental drug overdose

WDBJ7: Two women in Wythe County are dead, their bodies found in houses across the street from each other. Sheriff's investigators say it appears they died of an accidental drug overdoses. Investigators say drug paraphanalia was found and they believe a third ...

Authorities determine drug overdose as cause of Black Hawk County inmate death

Authorities determined a Black Hawk County inmate died due to an accidental drug overdose March 7, the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation announced in a news release Thursday. A deputy found James Terrell Taylor, 34 of Waterloo unresponsive ...

Massachusetts declares heroin emergency, looks to anti-overdose drug

WTAQ: National attention on heroin abuse was riveted by the case of acclaimed actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who was found dead from an accidental drug overdose in his Manhattan apartment in February, a needle still in his arm. An autopsy determined he ...

Rhode Island issues new overdose reporting rule - News, Weather and Classifieds for Southern New England

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The Rhode Island health department has announced new reporting requirements to help the state address a rising number of accidental drug overdose deaths.

Rhode Island issues new overdose reporting rule

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Rhode Island health department has announced new reporting requirements to help the state address a rising number of accidental drug overdose deaths.        

Authorities determine drug overdose as cause of Black Hawk County inmate death

Authorities determined a Black Hawk County inmate died due to an accidental drug overdose March 7, the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation announced in a news release Thursday.

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Coroner: Former prosecutor died of accidental drug overdose

“She died from an acute combined drug intoxication,” Murphy said. “We have ruled it an accident.” One of the drugs found in her system, diazepam, is commonly known as Valium. Another drug, Zolpidem, is found in sleeping medications such as Ambien.

Marina woman died of accidental drug overdose

Carie Hufford, the Marina woman who was found dead on Jan. 24 less than a mile from her house, died of an accidental drug overdose, according to the Monterey County Sheriff's Coroner. Hufford, also known as Carie Leetch or Lulu, was reported missing on Jan. 17 by her husband.

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