A toxicology report determined that the cause of Hayes' death was "acute intoxication" due to the combined effects of the two substances, his family revealed.
Until relatively recently most children as old as 15 months would not be given pain relief during surgery in hospitals across the U.S.
Grammy winner Melissa Etheridge announced the sad news of her son's death on Twitter on Wednesday night.
Chris Taylor, a city councilman in Safford, was revived by paramedics after his wife found him unresponsive at home.
The Florida Department of Health has issued an emergency suspension order (ESO) for the registered pharmacy technician license of Katrina Fahlberg.
Researchers studied data on 112 manufacturing counties mainly in the South and Midwest.
The indictment charges claim that name-brand drugs intended to treat conditions for cancer, HIV and mental illness were obtained through an underground market, fraud, burglary and cargo theft for resale purposes.
Narcan rapidly reverses the effects of an overdose from opioids such as heroin, methadone, fentanyl and morphine.
"The media focus on the 'new face' of addiction has ignored the fact that black communities are deeply and disproportionately suffering from the opioid crisis in the Midwest and across the country," Kathie Kane-Willis, director of policy and advocacy for the Chicago Urban League, said.
State-level regulations and local authorities have most of the say about how available a drug called naloxone is to the general public.
"I think people are mainly oblivious."
The VA killed thousands of vets and fueled the national opioid addiction crisis by recklessly throwing pills at a problem.
More than 60 percent of NFL teams play in states where medical marijuana is legal.