Drug Abuse

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State Doctors’ Group To Meet On Addiction Crisis

The state’s growing heroin and prescription drug abuse crisis is getting the attention of the Massachusetts Medical Society.

04/05/2015

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Baker Unveils Plan To Fight Prescription Drug Abuse

Gov. Charlie Baker has unveiled the first steps his administration plans to take in fighting heroin and prescription drug abuse and addiction.

02/19/2015

Ambulances outside TD Garden. (Katie Brace/WBZ-TV)

Boston City Councilor Wants Inquiry Into Avicii Concert

Nearly 40 young people were taken to the hospital for drug and alcohol-related problems during Avicii’s concert on June 25th.

07/07/2014

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The Pot Holes Of Retirement

The pot holes of life have a way of messing up the best laid plans for a comfortable retirement.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/19/2014

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Link Between Bath Salts & Drug Abuse?

They are supposed to be something you pour into a hot relaxing bath but some bath salts are now being banned because they contain a synthetic drug, which is killing abusers.

02/08/2011