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.
Ohio ranked second only to West Virginia among the 50 states in highest overdose death rates at 39.2 per 100,000 population.
Older patients, who have greater difficulty metabolizing medicines, are more likely to suffer dizziness, confusion and falls.
Team's “goal is to be at the doorstep of overdose victims within five to seven days.”
Norwalk has 'not seen it yet,' according to police, but Ohio has been tracking gabapentin for a year.
There may be a stronger than normal batch of drugs in the community.