Overdoses

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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Opioids

Omissions on death certificates lead to undercounting of opioid overdoses

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Safe Injection Sites

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

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Opinion

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

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Opioids

Philly-area emergency rooms adjust to increase of opioid overdose cases

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Obituaries

Temple student dies of overdose at off-campus residence

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Drugs

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

Drugs

DEA: Pennsylvania drug overdose deaths jumped 37 percent in 2016

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Drugs

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

Drugs

In three days, Pennsylvania county saw more than 100 synthetic marijuana overdoses

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Drugs

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

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Drugs

How fentanyl is complicating the opioid crisis

Addiction

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

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Drugs

CDC: Overdose deaths have more than doubled nationwide in 16 years

Drugs

Stop immediately releasing overdose victims, Pennsylvania lawmaker says

Police

Atlantic City police warn of potentially bad batch of heroin

Addiction

Pennsylvania man hopes tragic photo of brother will help other addicts

Drugs

VIDEO: NBC News documentary explores heroin epidemic in Pennsylvania county

Drugs

6 people die from heroin overdoses in Philadelphia as police investigate cause

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Drugs

South Jersey county providing heroin antidote to high schools

Police

Report: Bad batch of heroin causes nearly 50 overdoses in Kensington, North Philly areas

Arrests

Police: Lancaster man gave teen daughter heroin that caused overdose

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Drugs

DA: Drug overdoses, deaths up in Montgomery County

Drugs

N.J. police: 'Batman' heroin causing spike in drug overdoses

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Health

Philadelphia taking fentanyl fight to the streets

Investigation

DA: Philadelphia man charged in Pottstown woman's fentanyl overdose

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Drugs

Governor Wolf: More than 1,000 overdose victims saved in Pennsylvania

Drugs

Camden police save 200th overdose victim using Narcan

Addictions

Philly Public Health charts growing epidemic of opioid overdose deaths

Drugs

Study: 'Telescoping' phenomenon contributes to spike in women's overdose deaths

Drug Addiction

Heroin isn't the only drug with overdose deaths rising, study finds

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Drugs

Upper Darby police video shows man overdose on heroin, then be revived with Narcan

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Police

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

Body

Woman's body found on side of road in Bensalem

Addiction

Cellphone footage captures Narcan at work in South Jersey

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Drugs

Report: Pennsylvania sees spike in overdose deaths

Drugs

Pennsylvania police receive $100,000 donation for Narcan

Health News

Report: Pa., N.J. rank among top 10 states for youth overdose deaths

Health News

Montco gives pharmacies green light for Narcan without prescription

Drugs

Delco pharma company launches abuse-resistant painkiller

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Drugs

Free heroin overdose kits available in Bucks, Berks

Police

Narcan helps Camden police save 7 more lives

Health News

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