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Opioid overdose deaths are still rising in nearly every segment of the country, CDC says - Los Angeles Times


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Opioid overdose deaths are still rising in nearly every segment of the country, CDC says
Los Angeles Times
Members of Miami Fire Rescue treat a man suspected of overdosing on fentanyl and heroin. A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says opioids are a factor in two-thirds of the accidental overdose deaths in the U.S. (C.M ...
Deaths from drug overdoses continue to rise in the US, especially among blacks and HispanicsABC News

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Gonorrhea Strain Thwarts 2 Main Drugs, Raising Concerns It's Becoming Untreatable - NPR


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Gonorrhea Strain Thwarts 2 Main Drugs, Raising Concerns It's Becoming Untreatable
NPR
A man in the U.K. has contracted a strain of gonorrhea that is resistant to the two main drugs used to treat it, according to British health officials. This is the latest in a long history of gonorrhea developing resistance to antibiotics – in fact ...
'Our greatest fear': Highly drug-resistant gonorrhea confirmed by health officialsWashington Post
"Huge concern" about spread of super-resistant gonorrheaCBS News
The Era of Super Gonorrhea Is HereGizmodo
Fortune -WebMD -New York Post -Forbes
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Gonorrhea Strain Thwarts 2 Main Drugs, Raising Concerns It's Becoming Untreatable - NPR


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Gonorrhea Strain Thwarts 2 Main Drugs, Raising Concerns It's Becoming Untreatable
NPR
A man in the U.K. has contracted a strain of gonorrhea that is resistant to the two main drugs used to treat it, according to British health officials. This is the latest in a long history of gonorrhea developing resistance to antibiotics – in fact ...
'Our greatest fear': Highly drug-resistant gonorrhea confirmed by health officialsWashington Post
UK Man Has World's Worst Case of Super-GonorrheaWebMD
'Super-gonorrhoea' is not the only sexually transmitted infection becoming drug resistantTelegraph.co.uk
CNN -IFLScience -BBC News -World Health Organization
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'Aggressive' Advance Directive Permits Halting Food And Water In Severe Dementia - NPR


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'Aggressive' Advance Directive Permits Halting Food And Water In Severe Dementia
NPR
Treading into ethically and legally uncertain territory, a New York end-of-life agency has approved a new document that lets people stipulate in advance that they don't want food or water if they develop severe dementia. The directive, finalized this ...

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