‘Opioid orphans’ unseen victims of drug epidemic

‘Opioid orphans’ unseen victims of drug epidemic

‘Opioid Orphans’ Unseen Victims of Drug Epidemic NORTHFIELD, N.H. — The silent, unseen victims of the opioid crisis are the children of those battling addiction, the “opioid orphans” who bounce from foster homes to facilities in search of their...
County seeks damages for opioid epidemic

County seeks damages for opioid epidemic

County Seeks Damages For Opioid Epidemic Ashley Hiruko Jul 11, 2018 Updated 11 hrs ago Whatcom County ‘greatly impacted’ by prescription drug abuse WHATCOM — The county is suing the largest manufacturers of prescription opioids in the country. A federal lawsuit, filed...
Report: Ohio opioid epidemic stretches Medicaid thin

Report: Ohio opioid epidemic stretches Medicaid thin

Report: Ohio Opioid Epidemic Stretches Medicaid Thin Posted: Jun 26, 2018 6:57 AM MDT Updated: Jun 26, 2018 7:09 AM MDT COLUMBUS, Ohio -The state auditor says Ohio’s health safety net provided by Medicaid is being stretched thin because of the opioid epidemic. A...