New York City Doctor Embroiled in Trial Related to Overdose Deaths

New York City Doctor Embroiled in Trial Related to Overdose Deaths

New York City doctor, Dr. Stan Li, is embroiled in a trial related to patients’ drug overdose deaths. The physician is on trial and facing manslaughter charges stemming from accusations that Li sold painkiller prescriptions to two patients who subsequently died from overdoses, according to New York City officials. This manslaughter case is the first in New […]

Heroin Deaths in Pittsburgh a Crisis

Heroin Deaths in Pittsburgh a Crisis

Heroin overdoses were responsible for at least four deaths in Pittsburgh, Pa., Sunday, thus dubbing this a “major public health crisis.” Over the past week, there have been 14 heroin overdoses. The victims all had known histories of drug abuse. Allegheny County Medical Examiner Karl Williams says authorities have found small bags labeled “Theraflu” at […]