Opioid Overdose

Featured Articles : Opioid Overdose

Providing resources to opioid overdose patients in the ER can help reduce the risk of death by overdose or suicide.
November 26, 2020

ER visits for drug overdose may raise risk of later death

People treated in the emergency room (ER) for an opioid overdose are 100 times more likely to die by drug overdose...

Opioid Abuse and Addiction, Opioids, Mental Health, Opioid Overdose
October 13, 2017

The opioid crisis

Opioid misuse and addiction is a major public health crisis. Opioids, sometimes called narcotics, are a type of drug. They...

Opioid Abuse and Addiction, Opioids, Opioid Overdose