Daily Archives: October 27, 2017

Fentanyl Driving Surge in Fatal US Opioid Overdoses

Extremely powerful synthetic opioids, such as fentanyl or carfentanil, were directly responsible for more than half of thousands of opioid overdose deaths across many states in 2016, a new report finds. Read More »

California woman unexpectedly gives birth after not realizing she was pregnant

LOS ANGELES — When 45-year-old Beth Clay began experiencing excruciating abdominal pains earlier this month, she suspected she had kidney stones. Instead, after arriving at a hospital emergency room, the Venice woman discovered she was about to give birth to her third child. Clay told KTLA in an interview Wednesday that she had no idea …

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