Last year, most heroin overdose deaths were among 25-to-30 year olds, but this year, more 18-to-24 year olds are dying than any other age group.
Andrea Fields had been accused of injecting man who later died of heroin OD.
With heroin deaths on the rise, Tom Heard tells his story to parents, hoping to prevent more tragedies.
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City leaders want to outlaw bath salts linked to overdose deaths nationwide.
A crackdown on a key hallucinogenic substance in “bath salts” were passed by Illinois’ House last month and awaits Senate action.
The man sold heroin and cocaine to a University of Missouri student who later died.
Ex-brewing king agrees to pay $1.5 million in connection with girlfriend’s death
Local, state and federal officals team up to curb growing number of overdose deaths
The former chairman and CEO of St. Louis-based KV Pharmaceutical Co. was fined $1 million after pleading guilty Thursday to misdemeanor counts related to manufacturing oversized tablets of a pain-relief drug called morphine sulfate.