News 8 has teamed up with the CT REALTORS and iHeartMedia Connecticut on a campaign called “CT Recovers” to break the stigma of opioid use disorder.
What do an emergency button, a phone app and a high tech crib all have in common? They’re all award-winning tech solutions to combat the opioid crisis.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — In a story Oct. 11 about Purdue Pharma’s bankruptcy case, The Associated Press reported erroneously the first name of the judge handling the case. It is Robert Drain, not Roberts Drain. A corrected version of the story is below: Judge will halt lawsuits against Purdue Pharma, its owners A judge […]
Senator Richard Blumenthal will announce $1.5 billion in federal funding to combat the deadly opioid overdose crisis.
Help and recovery is possible.
A giant spoon aimed to draw attention to the country’s opioid crisis will be on display this weekend in New Hampshire.
Officials announced the city of New Britain is getting $650 thousand from the federal government to help fight the opioid crisis.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Doctors and other healthcare practitioners who write prescriptions bear ultimate responsibility for improper distribution of opioids to patients, not pharmacists who are obliged to fill those prescriptions, a series of pharmacy chains argued in federal court. The filings, which were submitted Monday to the federal judge in Cleveland who has been […]
Senator Chris Murphy held his latest roundtable on the opioid crisis in Bristol Friday morning.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The case is about the conduct of a group of companies in two Ohio counties, but far more than that is riding on the first federal trial on the opioid crisis, expected to open Monday in Cleveland. The counties are looking for money to help them fight and fix the epidemic, while […]