Monday, August 29, 2011

New York City Survey Shows Jump in ER Visits Due to Prescription Drugs

The number of narcotic-related emergency room visits in New York City jumped 40 percent between 2004 and 2009, according to a survey by the city’s Department of Health. Painkillers are now the second-most commonly used illegal drugs, behind marijuana, The Wall Street Journal reports. Read Full Story...

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