Parents Hope 'Honesty' In Obituary For Heroin-Addicted Son Helps OthersA grieving local family wants everyone to know that heroin killed their son.
Could Marijuana Help Treat Painkiller And Heroin Addiction?The growing number of patients who claim marijuana helped them drop their painkiller habit has intrigued lawmakers and emboldened advocates.
Boston Health Care For The Homeless Opens Safe Room For Heroin UsersA conference room in Boston's Health Care for the Homeless has turned into a critical care unit for individuals who have shot heroin.
Nashua Mother And Daughter Charged With Selling HeroinA mother and daughter were arrested Friday after an investigation into the sale of heroin in Nashua.
DA: 33 Overdose Deaths In Middlesex County Since Last MonthThe Middlesex District Attorney says 19 of the 33 overdose deaths have been heroin-related.
27 Bags Of Heroin Surgically Removed From Lynn Man's StomachA Lynn man who allegedly had 27 bags of heroin surgically removed from his body was ordered held on bail Thursday at his arraignment in North Shore Medical Center in Salem.
Salem Police Captain: Narcan Being Administered 'Almost On A Daily Basis'There have been 15 overdoses in March so far in the city of Salem, part of a disturbing spike seen all across the North Shore.
3 Arrested, Nearly 1,200 Bags Of Heroin Seized In Holyoke Apartment RaidPolice have seized a large amount of heroin and arrested three people following a raid on a Holyoke apartment.
Chicopee Police Find Plastic Cup Full Of Heroin Bundles"If you happen to be the owner of this cup full of Heroin bundles, you can contact our detectives to claim ownership," the Chicopee Police Department wrote on its Facebook page.
I-Team: Stopping The Flow Of Heroin Into Mass.The I-Team got an exclusive look at the daily fight on the street to stop drug deals.
I-Team: The Roots Of Opioid AddictionFor many people who become addicted to opioids, their problem starts with a prescription from a doctor.
I-Team: On The Front Lines Of The Opioid Crisis In Mass.The I-Team spent time on the front lines of the battle to get a better understanding of its scope, and to see how personnel in our hospitals and police departments are fighting back.