Monday, August 8, 2022

Tag: opioids

The US opioid epidemic worsens as overdose deaths hit records high...

During the pandemic, the U.S. hit a record number of reported drug overdose deaths in a 12-month period. The Centers for Disease Control says opioids...

A homeless man helps others on their way to recovery

Sitting on a black crate, David Bass, who goes by “Homeless Dave,” plays percussion on drums made from upside-down plastic helmet hats, empty cans...

As Trump combats opioid crisis, NYC hospitals provide overdose prevention training

As part of his proposed 2021 government budget, President Donald Trump plans on increasing spending aimed at combatting the opioid epidemic. Hospitals across the...