Heroin

Learn to Cope (WBZ-TV)

Families Fighting Heroin Addiction Share Hard Lessons

Chances are it’s happened in your town, a heroin overdose, maybe even a death.

12/12/2014

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Mass. Group Helps Families Survive Heroin Epidemic

Addiction is torture for families all across Massachusetts. There is one place families and addicts can turn for help.

12/11/2014

Police seized drugs and cash from two teens arrested in Haverhill on Sunday. (Photo Credit: Haverhill Police)

Teens Arrested In Haverhill Highlight Town’s Drug Problem

The incident is the latest in a town that is grappling with a seemingly growing drug problem.

12/09/2014

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NH Officials Seek Solutions For Spike In Heroin Overdoses

Through the first nine months of this year, New Hampshire has already counted almost as many heroin overdose deaths as all of 2013

10/25/2014

JetBlue pilot  John Manwaring arraigned on drug charges, July 21, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

JetBlue Pilot Arrested In Boston Heroin Bust

A JetBlue pilot was one of six people arrested by Boston Police in a drug deal near Boston Common over the weekend.

07/21/2014

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MGH Researchers Discover UV Radiation May Be Addictive

New research from Mass General Hospital shows there may be something addictive about UV radiation.

07/09/2014

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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 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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