Montana Issues Startling Fentanyl Warning After 8 Overdose Deaths

The Montana Department of Justice’s Division of Criminal Investigation issued a statewide warning on Tuesday after eight people recently died of an overdose of fentanyl in 10 Montana counties. KGVO News spoke to Bryan Lockerby, Administrator of the Division of Criminal Investigation at the Montana Department of Justice for details on a bulletin that was sent to … Continue reading Montana Issues Startling Fentanyl Warning After 8 Overdose Deaths

Fentanyl overdose crisis strains Seattle medical examiner resources, dead body storage

‘The biggest contributor to these fatal overdoses is fentanyl in white powder and in fake pills that are scattered across the streets,’ Dr. Khan reported. Seattle’s fentanyl overdose crisis is so dire that the King County Medical Examiner has nearly reached the limits of storing deceased bodies. This information was divulged by Seattle-King County Public … Continue reading Fentanyl overdose crisis strains Seattle medical examiner resources, dead body storage

SHOCKING VIDEO: San Francisco Children Get Off Bus in Open Air Drug Market Filled With Homeless Addicts to Get Home From School

A horrifying video posted to social media shows young San Francisco children having to get off the bus and walk through a filthy open air drug market filled with homeless addicts to get home from school. The footage was posted by San Francisco resident Ricci Wynne, who asked, “would you want your children to walk … Continue reading SHOCKING VIDEO: San Francisco Children Get Off Bus in Open Air Drug Market Filled With Homeless Addicts to Get Home From School

High-dose opioids – five factors that increase the risk of harm

March 30, 2020 11.44am EDT Sean Jennings started taking opioids in 1993 following a complication from a hernia operation that left him in debilitating pain. His GP initially prescribed codeine combined with paracetamol, but the pain persisted. Every day Sean took more and more pills. His GP eventually prescribed stronger opioids than codeine – tramadol, at … Continue reading High-dose opioids – five factors that increase the risk of harm

Meth is back and flooding the streets of Ohio and Kentucky, and it’s uglier than ever

Terry DeMio, Cincinnati EnquirerPublished 8:14 a.m. ET Feb. 13, 2020 The floor seemed filthy and she could not get rid of the grime. Amie Detzel frantically scrubbed that nursing home floor with cleaning supplies she’d found when no one was looking. On hands and knees, dragging her IV pole with her, the gravely sick woman incessantly scrubbed. Meth … Continue reading Meth is back and flooding the streets of Ohio and Kentucky, and it’s uglier than ever

This Ohio county may need a second morgue to handle the number of fentanyl overdoses

By Madeline Holcombe, CNN – Updated 2:45 PM ET, Thu February 13, 2020 (CNN) If overdose deaths don’t slow down in Franklin County, Ohio, a temporary morgue may be needed to store the bodies. The county has seen 23 overdose deaths from January 31 to February 7, Dr. Anahi Ortiz, the county’s coroner, said in a statement on her … Continue reading This Ohio county may need a second morgue to handle the number of fentanyl overdoses

MONTANA SUES DRUG DISTRIBUTORS OVER OPIOID SHIPMENTS

February 03, 2020 at 6:54 pm | By AMY BETH HANSON HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana has filed a lawsuit against the two leading drug distributors in the state, saying they failed to monitor and report excessive opioid shipments to Montana pharmacies, worsening the opioid epidemic. Attorney General Tim Fox announced Monday the state was … Continue reading MONTANA SUES DRUG DISTRIBUTORS OVER OPIOID SHIPMENTS

New, deadly drug called ‘gray death’ found in Louisiana; officials say just touching it could kill you

by: Britt Lofaso – Posted: Feb 3, 2020 / 06:28 PM CST / Updated: Feb 4, 2020 / 04:12 PM CST FRANKLIN, La. (KLFY)- A new, deadly drug is being found in Louisiana for the first time. Officials say the drug is so powerful, just touching it could kill you. They’re calling this super drug “gray death.” “The public recognizes … Continue reading New, deadly drug called ‘gray death’ found in Louisiana; officials say just touching it could kill you

Marketing Psychiatric Drugs to Jailers and Judges

Drug companies are courting jails and judges through sophisticated marketing efforts. MAX BLAU - DECEMBER 31, 2019  On a rainy Monday morning in April, more than a hundred sheriffs, doctors, nurses, and jail guards from around the country sat in a ballroom on the outskirts of Nashville, sipping on coffees and listening to Daniel Potenza, … Continue reading Marketing Psychiatric Drugs to Jailers and Judges

Big Pharma’s addictive opioids are causing the ruination of society

Thursday, December 26, 2019 by: Isabelle Z. (Natural News) Opioid addicts aren’t the only ones suffering from the drug. The crisis is now ruining society in ways that we are only beginning to grasp, and it’s all thanks to greedy pharmaceutical companies who care more about profits than people. For example, opioid addicts desperate for their … Continue reading Big Pharma’s addictive opioids are causing the ruination of society