drug overdoses

Inference for Two Proportions: Introduction

Inference for Two Proportions: Introduction — I discuss the sampling distribution of the difference in sample proportions, and the formulas for confidence intervals and hypothesis tests for the differenc…

Pre-teen prescription drug abuse rising in Lincoln County
Authorities have told News 4 that more people are abusing prescription drugs than… Continue reading

Alcoholism Is a Disease and It’s Not Alcohol Abuse

Alcoholism is a Disease and It’s Not Alcohol Abuse — Information on the brain disease of alcoholism and why alcohol abuse is not alcoholism.

FDA approves user-friendly device to reverse opioid drug overdoses
It comes a week after Governor Deval Patrick declared a public health emergency to combat the growing… Continue reading

Without Stats, Police Find It Hard to Address Heroin Epidemic

Without Stats, Police Find It Hard To Address Heroin Epidemic
According to data from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, the rate of drug overdoses in the U.S. has grown at a staggering pace — only motor vehicle accidents are a larger cause of accidental deaths in the country.… Continue reading

Drug Overdose Immunity Law

Drug overdose immunity law — So far this month, at least four people in St. Joseph County have died from opiate drug overdoses. We’re talking things like heroin and cocaine. As WSBT’s Ke…

Dealers find big profits in heroin
A sergeant was inside the office presenting a four page search… Continue reading

What Happens if You Overdose on Slimming Pills ?!?

Question by Jenna H: What Happens If You Overdose On Slimming Pills ?!?
my sisters friend recently broke up with her boyfriend and he started calling her about her weight, he upset her that much she overdosed on slimming pills,

if you know please can you tell me what could… Continue reading

'Shameless' Finale Countdown: Fiona's Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad

'Shameless' Finale Countdown: Fiona's Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad
Despite the blaring warning signs, Fiona just couldn't resist bad boy Robbie. (Showtime). Mike found out she cheated and she lost it all, almost including her youngest brother, Liam, who overdosed on the cocaine Robbie gave her. (Showtime). Taking… Continue reading

How to Treat the Symptoms of Alcohol Withdrawal

How to Treat the Symptoms of Alcohol Withdrawal — Alcohol Withdrawal Help to people who want to stop drinking Learn about alcohol tolerance and withdrawal symptoms. View more information, or take an alcohol …

Heroin deaths on the rise in Arizona
Cocaine, painkillers and tranquilizers are all used more than… Continue reading

What Are Some Symptoms of Bipolar Disorder?

Question by andy p: What are some symptoms of bipolar disorder?

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Answer by lisa1cares
Bipolar disorder causes dramatic mood swings—from overly “high” and/or irritable to sad and hopeless, and then back again, often with periods of normal mood in between. Severe changes in energy and behavior go along… Continue reading

A Matter of Time Until Heroin Shows Up in Region

A matter of time until heroin shows up in region
According a report by the Trust for America's Health, proscription drug abuse has become a top health concern across the nation, with its overdose rate higher than those connected to heroin and cocaine combined. Cavender said since 2010, prescription …
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Cocaine Effects on the Body (What Happens When Your High)?

Question by Brittany b: Cocaine effects on the body (what happens when your high)?
What does it do to the body when in use?

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Answer by angelbaby
Basically, cocaine overworks your body and brain. It sends the body into overdrive – boosting your heart rate, blood… Continue reading