Carfentanyl spiking drug-trafficking business, OD deaths in Huron County
The nerve-related pain reliever was involved in more than a third of Kentucky overdose deaths last year.
Dr. Harwood: “People aren’t overdosing on prescriptions.”
Drug presentation at local high school educates parents on dangers hidden in plain sight.
Last year, the 48-year-old said he had been sober for about a year and was playing organized football again.
More than 36,000 pounds of cocaine was seized in 17 interdictions by five different cutters during a several-week span.
Local drop-off locations announced.
Doctor: “Many insurance companies have been taking steps to improve access to non-narcotic pain management strategies, but there is still room for significant improvement.”
We urge Huron County Public Health to step up and help the county face this problem head on by telling us exactly how many of our friends and neighbors are dying because of opioids.
Lawsuit accused companies of practices fueling opioid diversion.
“Unintentional drug overdoses in 2016 alone took the lives of more than 5,000 Ohio residents.”
Death of rapper Lil Peep illustrates danger posed by indiscriminate use of benzodiazepines.
Most of the fentanyl that kills Americans, including Huron County residents, enters the country by mail from China.
Thousands of marijuana businesses at risk now that Obama-era federal policy providing legal shelter has ended.
Established in 1995, F I Community Housing is Ohio’s oldest and largest long-term treatment provider.