Drug Overdose

Paul Rasmussen
September 23, 2019 - 11:30 am
There's an arrest in connection with drug overdoses that took three lives on the South Side early Sunday and hospitalized four others.
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© Brent Flint | Dreamstime.com
April 25, 2019 - 1:14 pm
About two-thirds of Americans believe drug companies are to blame for the opioid crisis, although nearly as many hold drug users themselves responsible, a new poll finds.
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(Mark Stone/University of Washington via AP)
January 09, 2019 - 3:34 pm
Too often people die of an opioid overdose because no one's around to notice they're in trouble. Now scientists are creating a smartphone app that beams sound waves to measure breathing — and summon help if it stops.
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October 02, 2018 - 2:58 pm
A veto by California Gov. Jerry Brown blocking a supervised drug injection site in San Francisco has left the mayor deciding whether to go it alone on the issue.
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Prescription Medicine
April 29, 2018 - 9:31 am
A Pennsylvania opioid tax bill was introduced in 2015.
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