On August 5, 1962, Hollywood legend Marilyn Monroe, the original Candle in the Wind, died from an overdose of sleeping pills. Was it an accident, a suicide, or murder? The debate continues.
Michael Jackson’s death on June 25, 2009, from a physician-administered prescription-drug overdose shocked the nation. A look at celebrity prescription abuses and deaths as well as the role of doctors in the cycle of downward-spiraling addiction.