Sharp Increase In Opioid Overdose Deaths Is A Symptom Of The COVID-19 Pandemic, Doctors SayFor health experts a worst fear has come true -- alarming numbers out of Cook County show a sharp spike in overdose deaths from opioids. Those on the front lines of the crisis call it yet another indirect symptom of coronavirus and the effects of quarantine.
Demi Lovato Breaks Silence After Apparent Overdose Demi Lovato has broken her silence after a reported drug overdose in July. Lovato said in a post on Instagram that she's "forever grateful" for her millions of fans and will "keep fighting" during her road to recovery.
Demi Lovato Hospitalized For Apparent Heroin OverdoseDemi Lovato was rushed to an L.A. hospital after suffering what appears to be a heroin overdose, according to TMZ.
Woman Overdoses Moments After Surrendering To Illinois JailAuthorities say a woman overdosed and was saved by officers moments after she walked into a suburban Chicago jail to turn herself in on an arrest warrant.
Illinois County Sees Its Highest Number Of Opioid OverdosesWill County in northern Illinois has seen the highest number of fatal opioid overdoses in its history.
Opioid Overdose Patients Causing Spike In ER VisitsThe CDC sounded an alarm over a troubling trend in Illinois -- a dramatic rise in emergency room visits for suspected overdoses.
More Than 100 Lives Have Been Saved In The Suburbs Due To NaloxoneNaloxone donated by a Virginia pharmaceutical company is being credited with saving the lives of more than 100 people who had overdosed on opioids in the suburbs in 2017.