Narcan-Resistant Strain Of Fentanyl Hits Western PennsylvaniaA strain of fentanyl that's resistant to Narcan has made its way to Western Pennsylvania.
Wolf To Seek Another $10M To Help Reverse Drug OverdosesGov. Tom Wolf will ask lawmakers for another $10 million to help save the lives of people overdosing on heroin or prescription drugs.
Sources: Pittsburgh Firefighter Suspended After Overdosing On HeroinA firefighter with the Pittsburgh Fire Bureau has been suspended after he overdosed on heroin while on the job.
KDKA Investigates: Fatal ODs Reach Another All-Time High In 2016At the Onala Club in Pittsburgh’s West End, alcoholics and drug addicts meet about their common problem of addiction and strive to overcome it.
Couple Charged After Infant OD's On MethadoneA couple being treated for heroin addiction has been charged with endangering their infant son who overdosed on methadone.
Uber Driver Takes Ohio Overdose Victim To Police StationPolice say a man who overdosed on heroin was revived by firefighters after an Uber driver delivered him to a police station outside of Cleveland.
High Volume Of Overdose Cases Putting Strain On Resources, Budgets Of First RespondersIt’s a crisis that is gripping the nation, and spreading. Lawmakers across the country are trying to fight the growing problem of opioid addiction and overdose.
Surveillance Video Shows Couple Overdosing With Small Kids In VanPolice discovered a man and woman unresponsive at a Rostraver gas station with two small children inside the vehicle.
U.S. Attorney David Hickton: America Is 'Bathed' In Prescription DrugsDavid Hickton says America is “bathed” in prescription drugs and the combination of pain killers being over-prescribed and street level heroin, has led to the current crisis.
Life-Saving Narcan Distributed to 128 Pennsylvania High Schools128 public high schools in Pennsylvania have been provided with free Narcan, a life-saving nasal spray that reverses the effects of opioid overdose.
Just Say No To Narcan? Heroin Rescue Efforts Draw BacklashFirst responders in U.S. communities reeling from waves of heroin overdoses say some people tell them they should just say no to using so many resources on drug abusers.
Sheetz Employee Performs CPR On Overdose Victim Until Paramedics ArriveAn employee at a Sheetz in Butler County is being credited with helping a woman who overdosed inside the business this morning.