US overdose deaths in 2020 likely topped 90,000 

Overdose deaths likely claimed the lives of nearly 90,000 Americans left isolated and broke amid the pandemic, new data suggests.  Between September 2019 and August 2020, there were 88,295 ‘predicted’ overdose deaths – a rough estimate based on early data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  That’s a record-high for that period, … Read more

Demi Lovato admits rapper DMX’s overdose gives her ‘survivor’s guilt’ after her own near-fatal OD

Demi Lovato has admitted DMX’s  drugs overdose, which has left him fighting for his life, gives her ‘survivor’s guilt’. The singer, 28, overdosed on heroin and fentanyl in 2018, and has spent the last two years getting clean. 50-year-old rapper DMX, whose real name is Earl Simmons, is on life support at the White Plains … Read more

Rapper DMX in hospital after suffering drug overdose 

Rapper DMX has been admitted to the hospital after reportedly suffering a drug overdose at his home. The 50-year-old rap artist, whose real name is Earl Simmons, is said to be in a ‘vegetative state’ after purportedly suffering a heart attack brought on by the OD, TMZ reported Saturday.   Sources told the tabloid DMX overdosed around … Read more

Woman jokingly sent daughter ‘are you alive?’ text before finding her dead from accidental overdose

Mother jokingly texted her daughter, 22, ‘are you alive’ before finding her body sprawled across her bed after she took accidental overdose of anti-anxiety drug, inquest hears Genina Monaghan had taken the day off to go to a concert, which was cancelled  Her mother returned from town and texted ‘are you alive’ thinking she was … Read more

Demi Lovato reflects on overdose in new single Dancing With The Devil

Demi Lovato has sung about her near-fatal overdose in 2018 in the candid lyrics for her new single Dancing With The Devil, which was released on Friday. The singer, 28, was hospitalised from overdosing on heroin laced with the dangerous sedative fentanyl in July 2018 after a night of partying. Looking back at the terrifying moment … Read more

Bobby Brown Jr died of accidental overdose of alcohol, cocaine and fentanyl, autopsy reveals 

Bobby Brown Jr died aged 28 after accidentally overdosing on cocktail of alcohol, cocaine and fentanyl, autopsy reveals Bobby Brown Jr was found dead at a home in Los Angeles on November 18, 2020 An autopsy report released Monday listed his death as an accident  It showed that in his final hours Bobby Jr consumed … Read more

Demi Lovato says 2018 drug overdose left her legally blind … and she’s still unable to drive

Demi Lovato says 2018 drug overdose left her legally blind … and she’s still unable to drive due to blind spots By Reporter Published: 04:41 GMT, 17 March 2021 | Updated: 04:41 GMT, 17 March 2021 Demi Lovato said she’s legally blind as result of her 2018 drug overdose. The 28-year-old singer made the … Read more

Demi Lovato shares that her drug dealer ‘sexually assaulted’ her on night of 2018 overdose

Demi Lovato reveals her heroin dealer ‘sexually assaulted’ her on the night of 2018 drug overdose in upcoming documentary Dancing With The Devil The 28-year-old singer was the subject of a New York Times editorial on Tuesday, ahead of her upcoming YouTube documentary premiering next week  The article describes some of the more harrowing content … Read more

Successful businesswoman, 37, killed herself with accidental overdose of anti-anxiety pills

A successful businesswoman with three children killed herself with an accidental overdose of anti-anxiety pills after a row over text.  Carrie Oxbury, 37, who ran a dog grooming business, died in hospital despite efforts to revive her two hours after taking the tablets at her home in Chapel en le Frith, Derbyshire, in August last year. … Read more