Heroin is an epidemic that’s affecting every community in our Valley, but there are places to turn for help.
The move by Express Scripts is part of a wide-ranging effort to curb the opioid epidemic.
While the East Liverpool Treatment Center is just an outpatient facility for now, the goal is to bring an inpatient center to Columbiana Cou…
The Mahoning County sheriff is applying for a $150,000 grant to put together what he is calling a Quick Response Team.
The Attorney General’s Office wants to help those who are seeing firsthand how the opioid crisis affects kids.
President Donald Trump is officially declaring the opioid crisis a “national emergency.”
The 44483 zip code — which covers parts of Warren and Champion Heights — is seeing the most overdoses.
Injection sites are legal in other countries, but none were known to exist in the U.S. until the disclosure in a medical journal.
“You’re one messed up dad to pick drugs over your own kid,” a teen told his father on the phone – a snapshot of the escalating crisis.
Research raises concerns about over-prescribing addictive medicine that could end in the wrong hands.
A Warren businesswoman is bringing her frustrations with the opioid epidemic to a national audience.
A new class will take what communications students are learning and put it to use handling real-world problems.
Hundreds of people came out for the second annual Walk Against Heroin in Warren.
The report details how two intertwining epidemics — prescription painkillers and heroin — led to the worst addiction crisis in U.S. history.
A doctor in southwest Ohio says her hospital has been treating as many as two children a week for accidental exposure to opioids.
Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones says he remains opposed because people can become violent after being revived.
The ASAP Opiate Task Force went door-to-door in neighborhoods where people have overdosed on drugs.
The move comes after U.S. pressure to do more to control synthetic opioids blamed for fast-rising overdose deaths in the United States.
The chief operating officer at First Step Recovery said the two issues often go hand in hand.
The opioid epidemic in the area means the role K9s have in police departments is even more critical.
The Trumbull County Mental Health and Recovery Board reports that there were 108 overdoses in April.
Investigators say some of the cases are related to the area’s drug epidemic.