Gov. Baker said he expected the overall task force plan to require about $27 million in new state funding to implement.
A surge in overdoses claimed the lives of more than 1,000 people in the state last year.
As of Sunday, 17 people who have come in to the Gloucester Police department asking for help for their opioid addiction have been admitted to the the department’s ANGEL program.
BOSTON (CBS) – Massachusetts, like many other states across the country, is dealing with an increasing opiate addiction problem. Many lives and millions of dollars are being lost as more and more people fall into […]
Most homeless shelters have a no drug or alcohol policy.
Families who have suffered through addiction are sharing their stories with top state lawmakers.
Most folks have overindulged in oh so many ways. And now we have begun to wonder how on earth we are going to undo the damage done?
Through the first nine months of this year, New Hampshire has already counted almost as many heroin overdose deaths as all of 2013
New research from Mass General Hospital shows there may be something addictive about UV radiation.
Members of law enforcement agree that you cannot “arrest your way out” of the current drug addiction epidemic, but they will still take “the wins” when they can.