Opioids

Addiction

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As drug overdose deaths climb, Philly offers free Narcan training

Health News

Christie Drug Treatment

Christie: Drugmakers to work on nonaddictive pain medication

Drug Bust

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DA: Major Northeast Philly drug bust nets $370,000 in heroin, fentanyl

Arrests

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Police: Mom charged with dropping fentanyl at Drexel Hill school

Crime

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Police seize 850 bags of heroin from North Wildwood man

Politics

Rep. Tom Marino

Trump taps Pennsylvania congressman to be drug czar

Investigation

Heroin

10 arrested, thousands of bags of heroin found in 'major' Northeast Philly bust

Drug Addiction

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For mother of adult addict, a life dragged down by drugs

Opioids

FDA Opioids

Groups ask FDA to ban high-dose opioids citing overdose danger

Opioids

Medicaid Expansion Opioids

Medicaid fueling opioid epidemic? New theory is challenged

Drugs

China US Opioids

U.S. health chief lauds China for help with opioid control

Prescriptions

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Express Scripts to limit opioids; doctors concerned

Opioids

Christie

Chris Christie 'very proud of the president' for declaring opioid crisis national emergency

Drugs

Trump

Trump to declare opioid crisis a 'national emergency'

Heroin

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A long and winding road: Kicking heroin in an opioid ‘treatment desert’

Drugs

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Report: Number of infants exposed to illegal drugs soars in SE Pennsylvania

Drugs

OxyContin

New Hampshire is latest state to sue OxyContin manufacturer

Drug Addiction

Trump Opioids

Trump pledges U.S. will defeat opioid drug epidemic

Drugs

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New Jersey funeral director's emotional blog: 'F--- you, Opioids'

Opioids

Opioid Leftovers

Leftover opioids: a common dilemma for surgery patients

Opioids

Trump

Sessions: U.S. prosecutors will help addiction-ravaged cities

Drugs

Push out the pusher

Amid opioid crisis, Philly suburb seeks to 'push out the pusher'

Courts

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Pennsylvania anti-drug activist to continue plight to save opioid addicts despite conviction

Opioids

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Police give naloxone to dog that got into owner's oxycodone

Opioids

Opioids Oversight FDA

FDA panel: Not enough data to OK 'abuse-deterrent' opioid

Addiction

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Tony Luke Jr. shares #BrownandWhite PSA to change views on heroin addiction

Drugs

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D.A.: Super-potent carfentanil killed Chester County overdose victim

Investigation

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Feds: Philly man sold lethal fentanyl on dark web marketplace AlphaBay

Drugs

Heroin

Montgomery County reports its first deaths from dangerous opioid carfentanil

Drugs

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Temple student's seminar on how to use Narcan getting more interest than expected

Drugs

Opioids Oversight FDA

Panel calls on FDA to review safety of opioid painkillers

Drugs

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DIY detox can be ‘Freddy Krueger’ scary — and usually fails

Opioids

Opioid Prescribing

Opioid prescribing is falling in the U.S., but not everywhere

Health News

Opioid Prescribing

Opioid prescribing is falling in the US, but not everywhere

Drugs

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Tony Luke wants to end stigma of heroin addiction after son's death

Investigation

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46 arrested in drug bust as Chester County works to curb overdose deaths

Health Care

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Independence Blue Cross to place new limit on opioid drug prescriptions

Drugs

Heroin

VICE documentary looks at Philly's opioid epidemic

Drugs

fentanyl

How fentanyl is complicating the opioid crisis

Police

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Two drug counselors overdose on heroin at Chester County halfway house

Drugs

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Philadelphia task force outlines plan to combat opioid epidemic

Opioids

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Public restrooms become ground zero in the opioid epidemic

Drugs

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Pa. residents urged to participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Politics

Report: Trump to award Christie gig in White House combating opioid crisis

Raids

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Police seize 'massive' amount of fentanyl in South Jersey

Politics

Budget

Gov. Wolf says he's running for re-election in 2018

Drug Treatment

Methadone

Solving a different sort of morning rush: Relocating a methadone clinic