Tag Archives: prescription

More Drug Deaths in US than Vehicular Fatalities

September 27, 2011

Comments Off

Drug abuse is swiftly rising toward the top of the list of preventable causes of death in the U.S., and street drugs are not the problem. Findings from a 2009 U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study concluded that there were a minimum of 37,485 drug-related deaths in 2009, compared to 36,284 deaths due [...]

Continue reading...