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Medical examiner: 4 children under the age of 3 dead as a result of drug overdoses this year

MILWAUKEE — Officials with the Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office have released some sobering statistics as it relates to drug overdose deaths in the county this year. 441 more words

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Narcan to be issued at Pennsylvania schools

MANCHESTER, YORK COUNTY, Pa.– Pennsylvania schools are now preparing to treat overdoses as the opioid abuse crisis continues. School across the state now have the option of carrying Narcan. 270 more words


The mental impact of children witnessing parents overdose

YORK, Pa.– It’s a story many of us have seen. Stories of parents overdosing on drugs in front of their children. It’s happened around the country and recently here in Pennsylvania. 269 more words


Autopsy Confirms Student From Frisco Who Died At A&M Party OD'd

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COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — An autopsy has confirmed that a student who died after a party at a Texas A&M University fraternity had an accidental drug overdose. 77 more words


The Small Town Police Force Behind the Viral Photo of an Overdose

East Liverpool, Ohio, was once considered the capital of the pottery world due to a thriving industry composed of more than 300 pottery companies. But like many small middle-America towns who were economically depleted due to manufacturers moving overseas, East Liverpool has become a shell of its former self. 339 more words

Teen dies after court-ordered to South Florida drug treatment center

A 17-year-old court-ordered to a South Florida drug treatment center for delinquent youths died at the facility.

The teen, found dead  Monday in his room at the Broward Youth Treatment Center, had been court-ordered into treatment at a privately run program under contract with Florida’s Department of Juvenile Justice in Pembroke Pines. 12 more words


Park City School District considers drug testing policy after pair of student deaths

PARK CITY, Utah — If you are a student in Park City and play a sport or are a member of a club, then you better be prepared to take a drug test. 342 more words