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Vital Signs: Community partners teaming up on opioid crisis

Vital Signs: Community partners teaming up on opioid crisis  The Daily Progress Take-Home Opioid OD Kit Helps MAT Patients, Their Communities  MedPage Today Narcan: A necessary part of your first aid kit  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal My sister, a suburban mom, fell victim to opioids  Baltimore Sun Hours on the Phone, in Pursuit of …

California lawmakers advance measures to curb opioid crisis

California lawmakers advance measures to curb opioid crisis  Fresno Bee The opioid crises hurts those in pain even more  WLOX Report: Midwest Construction Industry Hit Hard by Opioid Crisis  ForConstructionPros.com Full coverage

Will Surgeon General’s Opioid Overdose Plan Make a Dent in Drug Crisis?

Will Surgeon General’s Opioid Overdose Plan Make a Dent in Drug Crisis?  Healthline Drug distributor to donate 80000 doses of overdose antidote  cleveland.com Price jumps for anti-overdose drug Narcan through Massachusetts bulk buying program  MassLive.com Opioid Overdose Reversal with Naloxone (Narcan, Evzio) | National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)  National Institute on Drug Abuse …

Surgeon General Supports Needle Exchanges To Limit Disease From Opioid Crisis

Surgeon General Supports Needle Exchanges To Limit Disease From Opioid Crisis  West Virginia Public Broadcasting Drug distributor to donate 80000 doses of overdose antidote  cleveland.com Price jumps for anti-overdose drug Narcan through Massachusetts bulk buying program  MassLive.com Full coverage

Lawmakers advance measures to curb opioid crisis

Lawmakers advance measures to curb opioid crisis  Eureka Times Standard Asm. Autumn Burke Fights Opioid Addiction in Children  PR Newswire (press release) Sevier County starts new effort to end opioid addiction  WBIR.com Electronic prescriptions will make it easier to monitor opioid abuse  Washington Post Full coverage

Confronting the Opioid Crisis

Confronting the Opioid Crisis  Inside Higher Ed Lawmakers advance measures to curb opioid crisis  Eureka Times Standard Asm. Autumn Burke Fights Opioid Addiction in Children  PR Newswire (press release) Electronic prescriptions will make it easier to monitor opioid abuse  Washington Post Full coverage

Opioid Crisis Infiltrating SDPD Crime Lab, Field Operations

Opioid Crisis Infiltrating SDPD Crime Lab, Field Operations  NBC 7 San Diego San Diego Police bust mobile marijuana provider  CBS 8 San Diego 2 marijuana delivery businesses raided by San Diego police  The San Diego Union-Tribune Full coverage

Opioid Crisis Causing Some Employers Rethink Their Drug Policies

Opioid Crisis Causing Some Employers Rethink Their Drug Policies  ideastream Senate Committee Approves 3 Bills To Curb Opioid Epidemic  News On 6 Opioid trials to begin in 2019 as settlement is also pushed  Akron Beacon Journal Senate Republicans’ new plan for the opioid crisis: the same old war on drugs  Vox Full coverage

Opioid Crisis Causing Some Employers To Rethink Their Drug Policies

Opioid Crisis Causing Some Employers To Rethink Their Drug Policies  ideastream Drake: Medical marijuana could relieve Wyo. opioid crisis  Wyoming Tribune Doctors curbing first-time prescriptions for opioids  Medical Xpress Collaboration among Pennsylvania pubmedia documents opioid crisis: ‘The worst is yet to come’  Current How OxyContin Kicked Off the Heroin Epidemic  Daily Beast Full coverage

Community Survey: The opioid epidemic’s personal costs

Community Survey: The opioid epidemic’s personal costs  Reporter Newspapers Drake: Medical marijuana could relieve Wyo. opioid crisis  Wyoming Tribune Doctors curbing first-time prescriptions for opioids  Medical Xpress Collaboration among Pennsylvania pubmedia documents opioid crisis: ‘The worst is yet to come’  Current How Congress can address the opioid crisis  Dallas News Full coverage

Communities Of Color Struggling But Ignored In The Opioid Crisis

Communities Of Color Struggling But Ignored In The Opioid Crisis  OPB News Combatting our opioid crisis with comprehensive treatment centers  The Hill (blog) Unclear Whether Government Efforts to Stop Fentanyl Deaths Are Working, Says Watchdog Report  Gizmodo How Congress can address the opioid crisis  Dallas News Senate Republicans’ new plan for the opioid crisis: …

Opioid Crisis: How 4 health providers are using tech to fight the epidemic

Opioid Crisis: How 4 health providers are using tech to fight the epidemic  Health Data Management Has the opioid pendulum swung too far? Finding the balance between pain and addiction  Allentown Morning Call ‘You are saving lives’: Cooper praises Wilson’s community response to opioid crisis  The Wilson Times Collaboration among Pennsylvania pubmedia documents …

How Can Science Combat the Opioid Crisis?

How Can Science Combat the Opioid Crisis?  Scientific American My sister, a suburban mom, fell victim to opioids  Baltimore Sun Trump administration worries opioid crisis could ‘get worse’  CNN Full coverage