At least 15 people have died from drug overdoses in Columbus already this year, authorities said. Testing is still being done on another 15 cases. That means the number of … Click to Continue »
"We cannot arrest our way out of the drug problem," federal drug officials admitted, pointing out that it's a public health problem. The post Obama Administration Urges Cops To Help Save Lives By Treating Heroin Overdoses appeared f...
More than 2,000 people died of drug and alcohol overdoses in Maryland last year, an increase of 66 percent over 2015. Calling the deaths a "grim tide," Health and Mental … Click to Continue »
Police in Ohio's capital say more officers will carry a drug overdose antidote after dozens of heroin users were revived with it during a pilot program. The Columbus Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2mCsUpF … Click to Continue »
Arkansas pharmacies can now dispense an overdose antidote drug without a prescription under an initiative aimed at reducing opioid-related deaths in the state. Gov. Asa Hutchinson and state officials on … Click to Continue »