Addiction

Health Care

Independence Blue Cross to place new limit on opioid drug prescriptions

Drugs

Philly, rail company will start cleanup of open-air drug market on train tracks

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Sponsored

Here’s how you can help someone with an addiction

Homelessness

Philly mayor: Don't give cash to panhandlers

Drugs

How fentanyl is complicating the opioid crisis

Addiction

For students on road to recovery, college program offers a safe place away from parties

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Drugs

Study: New Jersey leads country in percentage of teens exposed to drugs on school property

Addiction

Pennsylvania woman's heartbreaking letter to parents shows heroin addict's bind before overdose

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Politics

U.S. Rep. Fitzpatrick: 'I cannot support' Republican health care plan

Celebrities

Artie Lange on Howard Stern: 'We hate each other's guts'

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What to expect when you stop drinking alcohol

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Addiction

Rebounding from heroin, an unconventional way: JoAnn's story

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Addiction

Pennsylvania man hopes tragic photo of brother will help other addicts

Organ Donations

Organ donations offer hope and healing amid tragedy of overdose

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Courts

Philly doctor found guilty of prescribing pills that killed patient

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Addiction

What it’s like to survive an exercise addiction

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Sponsored

Six signs you're drinking too much alcohol

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Tribute

Celebrate Tom Bro Dude's life at a Saturday meet-up in Center City

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Addiction

Radnor specialist helps people wage addiction battle she knows too well

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Exercise

Recovering addicts using CrossFit to exercise their demons

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Drugs

Philly YouTuber celebrates drug-war win as DEA retreats on kratom

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Tributes

Details of Tom Bro Dude's memorial service announced

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Addiction

Author: Things I wish I’d known before my daughter became addicted to heroin

Veterans

'West Wing' actress with Philly roots works for veterans

Drugs

Pa. drug monitoring program goes after 'doctor shopping'

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Heroin

Police saved Delco man's life with Narcan, then put him in jail

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Addiction

Study: Cold turkey is the best way to quit smoking

Drugs

Upper Darby police debut program connecting heroin addicts to rehab

Chitwood Micozzie heroin change is possible

Drug Addiction

Crowdfunding campaign seeks to provide heroin antidote to families

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Addiction

Training offered in South Jersey for medical professionals dealing with addiction

Police

Camden County police respond to 59 opioid overdoses in 49 days so far in 2016

Addiction

Needle exchanges can now get federal funding

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Addiction

Cellphone footage captures Narcan at work in South Jersey

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Social Media

As addiction enters presidential-debate conversation, local Instagram account draws heat

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Pornography

Utah legislators want to declare that porn is a public health crisis

Addiction

Study: N.J. heroin epidemic may be leading to rise in hepatitis C

Courts

Montco woman who injected teen daughter with heroin sentenced

Viral Videos

Northeast Philly man's patently offensive comedy videos go viral

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Addiction

Pa. to launch statewide program to help pregnant opioid addicts

Heroin

Narcan gives N.J. woman a second chance at a life worth living

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Drug Addiction

Defying heroin's fatal grip, first-responders rack up 'saves' with Narcan

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Drugs

Narcan snatches heroin addicts from death's doorstep

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Events

Delaware Valley University to host community discussion on heroin epidemic

Fearless Leader

Fearless Leader: Joe Jingoli Jr.

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Addiction

In Pa., drug overdoses kill more people than car crashes

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The Arts

Does gambling addiction mural send mixed messages?

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