Heroin

Celebrities

Demi Lovato reportedly hospitalized for overdose ahead of Atlantic City show

Demi Lovato

First-Aid

Recovering addict pays bill for first aid squad at New Jersey IHOP

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Opinion

Naloxone remains controversial to some, but here's why it shouldn't be

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Health News

IBX Foundation highlights recovery stories of opioid addicts

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Arrests

Former Giants, Redskins lineman busted for alleged heroin possession, assault on police

Barry Cofield

Drug Bust

Feds: $1.7 million of Chinese fentanyl seized at Philly port

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Opioids

Opioid-related deaths in Pennsylvania are way higher than the numbers show

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Investigations

Authorities dismantle major fentanyl operation in eastern Pennsylvania

Fentanyl Montgomery County Bust

Opioids

Crozer-Keystone opioid center one of 'busiest' in Pennsylvania

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Public Health

Turkey Hill testing bathroom blue lights to deter heroin use at Pennsylvania stores

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Public Health

City reveals outcome of pilot program at Kensington heroin encampments

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Investigations

'Road Rules' alum Brian Lancaster died of accidental drug overdose in Phoenixville, coroner says

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Public Health

Philadelphia hit by 34 percent annual increase in opioid overdose deaths

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Addiction

Staying alive: How to fight an opioid addiction

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Safe Injection Sites

State rep: proposed safe injection sites in Philly are 'dangerous'

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Investigation

Authorities seize massive amount of Chinese fentanyl on Main Line

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Addiction

New Jersey bill calls for strict warning label on opioid prescriptions

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Investigation

Historic New Jersey drug bust has ties to Jersey Shore, prosecutors say

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Courts

Philly D.A.'s lawsuit tries new tack against opioid drug makers

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Investigations

A.G.: Major Philly drug raid nets $2.6 million in heroin, fentanyl

Fentanyl Bust

Opinion

Safe injection sites: the right thing to do now was right thing to do in '80s

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Addiction

What’s next for ‘safe injection’ sites in Philadelphia?

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Crime

Philly man sent to prison in record-setting New Jersey fentanyl seizure

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Lawsuits

Philly sues pharmaceutical companies claiming they have liability in opioid crisis

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Politics

Pa. GOP hopeful claims Wolf's opioid disaster declaration infringes on gun rights

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Arrests

Police: Woman left $100K of heroin outside Bucks County middle school

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Addiction

Inside a private eye's search for a teen heroin addict in Kensington

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Public Health

Pennsylvania declares disaster emergency for heroin, opioid epidemic

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Addiction

Kensington is worst nightmare for family of runaway daughter

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Weather

Philly opens temporary warming center in response to bitter cold

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City Services

Philly creates overdose response unit to address addiction crisis in Kensington

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Public Health

Pennsylvania Sheetz store installs blue lights in bathroom to ward off drug use

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Sponsored

Here's how to tell if someone has an opioid addiction

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Crime

Young married couple arrested in Plymouth Township drug deal stabbing

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Hepatitis C

Philly health department finds youth hep-C cases fueled by opioid epidemic

Arrests

Report: Arrest made in Camden after 14 overdose on fentanyl

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Drugs

Pennsylvania offering $5 million in naloxone kits to first responders

Obituaries

In son's obituary, New Jersey family warns 'intuition' could prevent opioid relapse

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Drug Bust

D.A.: Enough Fentanyl seized to threaten half of Montgomery County

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Police

SEPTA: Pregnant woman taken to hospital after overdosing twice in Kensington

Addiction

As drug overdose deaths climb, Philly offers free Narcan training

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Drug Bust

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

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Odd News

Man sentenced to prison for bags of heroin labeled 'Donald Trump'

Crime

Police seize 850 bags of heroin from North Wildwood man

Investigation

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

Drugs

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