Heroin: From Prescription To Addiction

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Fighting State’s Heroin Epidemic Key To Charlie Baker’s Plans As Governor

Six months ago, WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Mary Blake examined the state’s heroin epidemic in a 15 part series entitled “Heroin, from Prescription to Addiction.” Now she checks back to see what, if any progress has been made.

12/19/2014

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Police, State Officials Seek Tools To Fight Heroin Overdoses

Six months ago, WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Mary Blake examined the state’s heroin epidemic in a 15 part series entitled “Heroin, from Prescription to Addiction.” Now she checks back to see what, if any progress has been made.

12/18/2014

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Number Of Heroin Overdoses Still Startling Around Massachusetts

Six months ago, WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Mary Blake examined the state’s heroin epidemic in a 15 part series entitled “Heroin, from Prescription to Addiction.” Now she checks back to see what, if any progress has been made.

12/17/2014

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Heroin: From Prescription To Addiction (Part 15)

There are no easy solutions, but steps are being taken to combat the state’s drug overdose epidemic.

06/27/2014

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Heroin: From Prescription To Addiction (Part 14)

BOSTON (CBS) – Over-prescribing drugs, or, making too many of them? In this segment of her series, “Heroin: from Prescription to Addiction,” WBZ’s Mary Blake examines responsibility, and blame. Dr. Ron Dunlap is Past President […]

06/27/2014

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Heroin: From Prescription To Addiction (Part 13)

An addict’s desperation can often lead to crime. WBZ’s Mary Blake takes a look at the victims.

06/27/2014

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Heroin: From Prescription To Addiction (Part 12)

Lawmakers are pledging to increase treatment and recovery services in the Boston area.

06/26/2014

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Heroin: From Prescription To Addiction (Part 11)

One day at a time. One better choice at a time. One human life at a time. That’s how a recovery coach, and former addict now views the world.

06/26/2014

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Heroin: From Prescription To Addiction (Part 10)

WBZ’s Mary Blake has the story of a Fall River superstar’s fall from grace, and subsequent redemption.

06/26/2014

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Heroin: From Prescription To Addiction (Part 9)

According to the DEA, heroin remains the current illicit drug of choice largely due to pricing on the street.

06/25/2014

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