Heroin: From Prescription To Addiction

Fighting State's Heroin Epidemic Key To Charlie Baker's Plans As GovernorSix 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.
Police, State Officials Seek Tools To Fight Heroin OverdosesSix 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.
Number Of Heroin Overdoses Still Startling Around MassachusettsSix 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.
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.
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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.
Heroin: From Prescription To Addiction (Part 12)Lawmakers are pledging to increase treatment and recovery services in the Boston area.
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.
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.
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.
Heroin: From Prescription To Addiction (Part 8)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.
Heroin: From Prescription To Addiction (Part 7)The illegal drug market in the U.S. is estimated to be between $400 and $500 billion a year, and that's on the conservative side. In part 7 of her week-long series, WBZ's Mary Blake has a dealer's perspective.

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