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."
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.
Daily Talker: Will Canceling Concerts Help Stop Drug Use?Several New England venues are canceling concerts and increasing security measures, after recent overdoses of the club drug "Molly".
Club Drug 'Molly' Investigated As Possible Cause Of Overdoses At House Of Blues WBZ has learned investigators suspect the club drug Molly is to blame for Flannigan's death.
Mom Found Dead In Worcester Apartment With Two Young ChildrenA 35-year-old woman whose body was found inside a Worcester apartment appears to have died from an overdose, police said Saturday.