1. CDC: Overdose deaths from stimulants on the rise  11Alive
  2. It's not just opioids: Stimulant overdose deaths surged by a THIRD in 2017, CDC report reveals  Daily Mail
  3. Coke, Meth Deaths on the Rise, CDC Says  Washington Free Beacon
  4. With stimulant deaths on the rise, researchers point to synthetic opioids  SILive.com
  5. Deaths From Cocaine, Meth Are Soaring  Newsmax
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Amid the opioid crisis, another class of drugs is killing Americans too. In 2017, one third of overdose deaths involved stimulants, killing more than 23,000 people, new CDC data reveal.Amid the opioid crisis, another class of drugs is killing Americans too. In 2017, one third of overdose deaths involved stimulants, killing more than 23,000 people, new CDC data reveal.

It's not just opioids: Stimulant overdose deaths surged by a THIRD in 2017, CDC report reveals  | Daily Mail Online

Researchers said an increase in stimulant-involved deaths from 2012 to 2017 were primarily driven by synthetic opioids.

With stimulant deaths on the rise, researchers point to synthetic opioids - silive.com

Deaths attributable to cocaine and methamphetamine rose significantly in 2017, and look to have continued to go up in 2018, a new report shows.Deaths attributable to cocaine and methamphetamine rose significantly in 2017, and look to have continued to go up in 2018, a new report shows.

Coke, Meth Deaths on the Rise, CDC Says

Deaths attributable to cocaine and methamphetamine rose significantly in 2017, and look to have continued to go up in 2018, a new report shows.

Coke, Meth Deaths on the Rise, CDC Says

“With fentanyl contributing to the rise of cocaine and methamphetamine overdose deaths, it is imperative that HHS swiftly develop a scorecard to measure our responses to this public health crisis as I called for the agency to do last year. https://t.co/2GHuuckDo5”

Ed Markey on Twitter: "With fentanyl contributing to the rise of cocaine and methamphetamine overdose deaths, it is imperative that HHS swiftly develop a scorecard to measure our responses to this public health crisis as I called for the agency to do last year. https://t.co/2GHuuckDo5"

EW YORK (AP) — Cocaine deaths have been rising in the U. S. , health officials said Thursday in their latest report on the nation's deadliest drug overdose epidemic. After several years of decline, overdose deaths involving cocaine began rising around 2012. And they jumped by more than a third between 2016 and 2017. The increase at least partly reflects trends in deaths from heroin, fentanyl and other opioid drugs. Many overdose deaths involve several different drugs.EW YORK (AP) — Cocaine deaths have been rising in the U. S. , health officials said Thursday in their latest report on the nation's deadliest drug overdose epidemic. After several years of decline, overdose deaths involving cocaine began rising around 2012. And they jumped by more than a third between 2016 and 2017. The increase at least partly reflects trends in deaths from heroin, fentanyl and other opioid drugs. Many overdose deaths involve several different drugs.

Cocaine deaths up in US, and opioids are a big part of it | KOMO

As the United States battles an ongoing epidemic of opioid abuse and deaths, new data shows that fatalities tied to cocaine and methamphetamines are also surging.As the United States battles an ongoing epidemic of opioid abuse and deaths, new data shows that fatalities tied to cocaine and methamphetamines are also surging.

Deaths From Cocaine, Meth Are Soaring | Newsmax.com