Whoops, My Bad

Researchers at Johns Hopkins are calling on “the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to immediately add medical errors to its annual list reporting the top causes of death.” If they do that, those errors could rank as the third leading cause of death in the U.S.

+ Maybe dangerous prescriptions should also be on the list. According to a report, Prince died one day before a scheduled meeting with opioid addiction specialist. And physicians are increasingly concerned about rise in Imodium overdoses. This is how loperamide got swept up in America’s opioid epidemic.

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