Dozens of people have been hospitalized throughout the D.C.-area in recent weeks after overdosing on synthetic marijuana, a drug that has gone from an obscure recreational drug to a public health issue.
The overdose death of a 19-year-old Virginia woman at Echostage last week has prompted an organization to investigate the venue’s conditions.
Four people are hospitalized after overdosing on an “unknown substance” at a D.C. shelter Tuesday afternoon.
A woman celebrating her 19th birthday at a concert venue in D.C. has died after apparently taking the drug “Molly.”
Dozens of people have been hospitalized in the District in recent weeks after overdosing on synthetic drugs.
Four students at a western Maryland high school were rushed to the hospital after authorities say they overdosed on prescription drugs.
A Vienna man who admitted hiding a friend’s body in the woods after a heroin overdose rather than seeking help for her has been sentenced to nearly seven years in prison.
Anne Arundel County police officers will soon begin carrying “Narcan,” a drug that can reverse the effects of a heroin overdose, the department announced Monday.
On an icy night last month, a man entered a grocery store here, walked past the displays of cake mix and paper towels, and went into the bathroom, where he injected himself with heroin.
Maryland’s medical examiner says there have been at least 37 deaths since September in the state from a batch of heroin that is tainted with fentanyl.