The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says approximately 18 women die everyday from a painkiller overdose.
An Illinois judge whose colleague died of a cocaine overdose while the two were on a hunting trip resigned Wednesday.
Police found the bodies of 40-year-old Tabitha Miller and 38-year-old Gary Gibbons on Friday.
First responders who arrived at 20 Kassing Drive early Sunday found Jennifer Herling of Collinsville lying unconscious.
Coroner doesn’t suspect foul play.
A southwest Missouri man is charged with second-degree murder after his niece overdosed on heroin
The body of Jessica Williams was found March 19 in Washington Park.
An autopsy found that a southwest Missouri man who died after a confrontation with police had used a synthetic compound known as bath salts.
A man and a woman whose bodies were found in a Belleville home January died from accidental drug overdoses.