Parents Use Daughter's Obituary To Help Others Struggling With AddictionAn Ohio resident used the darkest hours of her life as a vessel to help others who may be going down the same path.
Mom Who Overdosed In Front Of Daughter Must Remain In Treatment ProgramVideo showed Mandy McGowan passed out in a store after a drug overdose with her daughter trying to wake her up.
WBZ Cares: "Learn to Cope" Faces Challenges for the Future As Learn to Cope continues to grow, support group meetings held by each chapter across the state are the backbone of helping people deal with the opioid and addiction crisis.
Mom Who Overdosed In Front Of Daughter Admits She Hit Rock BottomA mother who overdosed in front of her two year old daughter at a Lawrence store is speaking out about her addiction and determination to get help.
Doctors Give Salisbury Woman Painkillers After Heroin OverdosePolice and investigators with the Essex District Attorney’s office are looking into whether a Salisbury woman died from the opiate-based painkillers doctors gave her after treating her for a heroin overdose.
Easton Public Schools To Carry Narcan To Combat Drug OverdosesEaston Public Schools will have Narcan available in case of an opioid overdose.
Baker To Release Details, Recommendations From Opioid PanelA surge in overdoses claimed the lives of more than 1,000 people in the state last year.
NH Man Dies In Cell After Arrest By Mass. PoliceOfficials are investigating after a N.H. man arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs died while in state police custody.
217 Suspected Massachusetts Heroin Overdose Deaths This YearMassachusetts state police are reporting more than 200 suspected heroin overdose deaths during the first three months of this, a figure that doesn't even include the state's three largest cities.
NH Wildlife Reviews Bait Policy Following Chocolate Poisoning Bear DeathsNew Hampshire wildlife experts are looking to eliminate chocolate as bait after four bears died at a bait site in September from a chocolate overdose.
Teens Arrested In Haverhill Highlight Town's Drug ProblemThe incident is the latest in a town that is grappling with a seemingly growing drug problem.
NH Governor Declares Emergency After Synthetic Drug OverdosesThe state of emergency follows a sudden spike in overdoses from people ingesting a synthetic drug called "Smacked."