Statewide there were a record 3,682 suspected opioid overdoses last year, up 38% from 2019 and 25% from the previous record in 2017.
The Adams County Sheriff's Office has requested charges against two men in connection with the drug overdose deaths and near death of several county residents.
A Twin Lakes man is facing a possible reckless homicide charge for the drug overdose death of a 34-year-old man in June.
Monarch Health will provide the medications Suboxone and Vivitrol, but not methadone.
Opioid overdoses are up 48% this year statewide, while opioid overdose deaths are up 35% in Madison and reports of alcohol abuse relapses are also on the rise.
Demi Lovato is "a little embarrassed" by some of her past mistakes, but isn't "ashamed" of her battle with substance abuse or her mental health struggles.
Statewide, emergency departments reported 325 suspected opioid overdoses in March through mid-July, more than double the 150 seen during the same period in 2019.
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The 2019 decline in the number of opioid-related deaths by a surprising 32 percent in Kenosha County is a welcome sign.
The number of people who died to overdoses in Kenosha County declined sharply in 2019.
FORT MEADE, Fla. (AP) — Florida officials say a man who was found partially eaten by an alligator in June actually died of a meth overdose.
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