Sharp Rise in Women’s Deaths From Overdose of Painkillers

“Sharp Rise in Women’s Deaths From Overdose of Painkillers.” By Sabrina Tavernise, The New York Times.

Prescription pain pill addiction was originally seen as a man’s problem, a national epidemic that began among workers doing backbreaking labor in the coal mines and factories of Appalachia. But a new analysis of federal data has found that . . . → Read More: Sharp Rise in Women’s Deaths From Overdose of Painkillers