Posts Tagged naloxone

Opioid Epidemic Elevates Related Health Risks in West Virginia

(Editor’s note: This story is the fifth in a series. Earlier stories can be seen below.) Over 340,000 used syringes have been […]

Confronting Opioid Crisis Strains Community Health Resources

(Editor’s note: This story is the third in a series. Earlier stories can be found below.) A patient at Avenal Community Health Center […]

Naloxone Reversing Overdose in California’s Coastal Communities

(Editor’s note: This story is the second in a series. The first can be found here.) If it weren’t for naloxone, Alameda […]

‘Heroin Was Home to Me’: One Woman’s Journey from Addict to ‘Champion of Recovery’

(Editor’s note: This story is the first in a series.) The teenager told her mother she had the flu. The 16-year-old locked […]

Direct Relief Providing Overdose-Reversing Naloxone Nationwide to Safety-Net Health Clinics

In response to the opioid epidemic in the United States, Direct Relief is working with Pfizer to make up to 1 million doses […]