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Opioid crisis helps explain rise in cocaine deaths: report

 Cocaine deaths have been rising in the U.S., health officials said Thursday in their latest report on the nation’s overdose epidemic. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File) Death by cocaine is rising in America, and the opioid crisis, the nation’s deadliest overdose epidemic, is at fault, health officials said Thursday. Researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that… Read More »

Earth becoming an increasingly unhealthy place for people – UN report

The report’s authors said it may not be too late. Stock image Earth becoming an increasingly unhealthy place for people – UN report Independent.ie Earth is sick, with multiple and worsening environmental problems killing millions of people every year, according to a United Nations report. https://www.independent.ie/life/health-wellbeing/earth-becoming-an-increasingly-unhealthy-place-for-people-un-report-37913502.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article37913501.ece/1976f/AUTOCROP/h342/stock-app-climate-change.jpg Email Earth is sick, with multiple and worsening… Read More »

A final HealthNewsReview.org report card from 3,200+ systematic reviews of health care news stories & PR releases

In 2005, as I began building HealthNewsReview.org, I got permission from Dr. David Henry of the Media Doctor Australia project to adopt their news story review criteria. In the ensuing 13 years, no one has ever placed in front of me a solid, specific suggestion for a better set of criteria for reviewing stories about… Read More »