Drug Abuse

The coroner's office said the 25-year-old actor died of acute intoxication after an accidental drug overdose.
“I was so f**ked up during a lot of that show,” said Dominic Fike, who plays a substance-abusing teenager in the series. “It was really bad.”
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Matthew Perry revealed to ABC News Wednesday morning that he struggled with depression, alcohol and prescription drug abuse throughout his tenure on the show, which went off the air in 2004, and beyond.
The provisional 2021 total translates to roughly one U.S. overdose death every 5 minutes.
Nalaxone is a drug that can be administered to an individual in an an opioid overdose state. VOCAL NY is a community organization that teaches trainings on how to administer Nalaxone.
The actor used her own Spidey sense to reach out to viewers.
"While I don’t have all the answers, there are a couple of things I know for sure."
A government report found overdose deaths soared to a record 93,000 last year in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.
The restrictions imposed by COVID-19 have put the community of substance users under severe duress.