Police: 3 Men Who Believed They Were Taking Cocaine Overdose On FentanylThe men confirmed to the officers that they had ingested the powder believing it to be cocaine.
Goose, Gull Recovering After Eating Prescription Pills Dumped At Huntington Beach ParkThe Wildlife Care Center in Huntington Beach posted photos of the hundreds of pills that were found in the park, 16532 Springdale St., where people and children often gather to watch the wild birds around the lake.
Demi Lovato Breaks Silence After Reported Overdose"I have always been transparent about my journey with addiction. What I've learned is that this illness is not something that disappears or fades with time. It is something I must continue to overcome and have not done yet," Lovato said in an Instagram statement.
Demi Lovato 'Doing Much Better', Expected To Leave Hospital SoonDemi Lovato is reportedly expected to leave Cedars-Sinai Medical Center sometime this week.
Police Taking Measures To Protect K-9s From Potential Opioid OverdosesPolice K-9s are vulnerable to powerful, illegal opioids like fentanyl that have flooded cities across the country, but in Southern California, officers are doing all they can to protect the animals whose life's purpose it is to work.
Legendary Rocker Tom Petty Died From Accidental Overdose Of 7 Mixed Medications, Coroner SaysAccording to the statement on the musician's website, the coroner found Petty "passed away due to an accidental overdose as a result of taking a variety of medications."
Study: Many 'Accidental' Opioid Deaths Actually SuicidesThe study also claims the overwhelming opioid epidemic across the nation has made surveillance and prevention of suicides more difficult.
1 Dead, 3 Hospitalized After Overdosing On Drug At Newport Beach BarOne man is dead and three more have been hospitalized after overdosing on a drug at a Newport Beach bar.
4 Men Hospitalized Following Apparent Overdose At Newport Beach ClubParamedics used gurneys to pull the men, who appeared to be in cardiac arrest, out of the building.
AP: Investigators Looking Into Whether Prince Died From OverdoseInvestigators are looking into whether Prince died from an overdose and whether a doctor was prescribing him drugs in the weeks before he was found dead at his home in suburban Minneapolis, a law enforcement official told The Associated Press on Thursday.
3 More People Sickened By Unknown Drug In Same Section Of Skid Row Where Others Fell IllThree people were sickened by an unknown drug Saturday in the same section of Skid Row where at least six others became ill the previous night.