Painkillers Can Be Killers

Painkillers Can Be Killers

In 2013, more people in the U.S. died from a drug overdose than from any other type of “injury.” The surprising fact is that half of the overdose deaths involved prescription drugs, more than two-thirds of which were opioid painkillers. Continuing abuse and addiction issues are not only fueling overdoses, the painkillers (including ones like […]

Bodybuilder’s Craze to Look Like the ‘Incredible Hulk’ Makes Him Inject Alcohol and Oil

Bodybuilder’s Craze to Look Like the ‘Incredible Hulk’ Makes Him Inject Alcohol and Oil

A Brazillian bodybuilder’s craze to look like the ‘Incredible Hulk’, made him inject alcohol and oil in his muscles, and thus, endangered his life. Apart from that, the man’s obsession made him almost lose his arms. As unbelievable as it may sound, the man actually wanted his muscles and body to look like the world-famous […]

Synthetic Cannabis Deaths and Hospitalizations Rise in U.S.

Synthetic Cannabis Deaths and Hospitalizations Rise in U.S.

It is easy to purchase online and goes by many names, but synthetic cannabis has sent over 400 people to the hospital throughout eastern and southern U.S. New York, New Jersey, Alabama, Texas, Florida, Mississippi and Arizona have reported an increase in the number of hospitalizations and calls to emergency services by users of synthetic […]