Tag: Drug abuse

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FRANKFORT, Ky. — Kentucky's attorney general says his office has a new website to enhance access for people seeking information and services from the...
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BOSTON — Gov. Charlie Baker is urging lawmakers to approve further steps aimed at curbing the opioid addiction scourge that has claimed thousands of...
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COLUMBIA, S.C. — A U.S. Navy veteran is suing a hospital that he says misdiagnosed him as being a cocaine addict instead of suffering...
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WARREN, N.J. — Drug and alcohol addiction cost Chris Herren his dream job of playing basketball as a hometown hero for the Boston Celtics...
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MEDFORD, Mass. — CVS Health Corp. plans to install medication disposal units in dozens of pharmacies around Massachusetts as part of the state's effort...
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BILLINGS, Mont. — A Montana prosecutor wants to prevent babies from being born addicted to drugs and alcohol by using the threat of jail...
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FRANKFORT, Ky. — Supporters of legalizing medical marijuana in Kentucky touted its potential on Thursday as a viable alternative to ease the state's addiction...
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AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine officials say the number of drug-affected babies born in the state declined last year for the first time in more...
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HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Latest on Pennsylvania's opioid disaster declaration (all times local): ...
Pennsylvania issues disaster declaration over opioid crisis

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Pennsylvania's governor declared the state's opioid addiction epidemic a public health emergency Wednesday and ordered a command center set up to...

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