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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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Rebekah Brooks Cleared In Phone Hacking Scandal

WBZ’s Mary Blake spoke with Jenny Gross, London Correspondent for the Wall Street Journal about the ‘not guilty’ verdict for editor Rebekah Brooks.

06/24/2014

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Heroin: From Prescription To Addiction (Part 6)

The alarming increase in the number of fatal drug overdoses in recent months, has prompted action on the part of government leaders.

06/24/2014

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Heroin: From Prescription To Addiction (Part 5)

Research shows it takes, on average, three attempts for an addict to achieve sobriety, before their treatment is a success. This means treatment cycles are often repeated.

06/24/2014

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Heroin: From Prescription To Addiction (Part 4)

Since its inception ten years ago, a Raynham group called ‘Learn to Cope’ has grown statewide, from one chapter to twelve.

06/24/2014

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