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Author: Justin Mckibben With the opioid epidemic in America there have been a lot of advances in the field of addiction treatment, as well as innovations in prevention and intervention. One of the most useful elements of preserving the lives... Learn MoreCharging Overdose Victims with Crime for Needing Naloxone
[caption id="attachment_21411" align="aligncenter" width="465"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] Author: Justin Mckibben Overdose victims are the people most obviously struggling with the opiate epidemic. So many have... Learn MoreOhio and Adapt Pharma Make Deal for Discount on Naloxone
Author: Justin Mckibben It should be obvious by now that expanded Naloxone access is a necessity. With the opioid epidemic spreading more and more and the overdose outbreak claiming so many lives everywhere, we must take advantage of every available... Learn MorePalm Beach County Hosting Narcan Training
Author: Justin Mckibben According to some statistics, opioids killed nearly 30,000 Americans in 2014. This includes illicit narcotics and prescription painkillers. In the last two years there have been reports from all over the country of surges in overdoses and... Learn MoreAmerica VS Big Pharma: Fighting for Naloxone Funding
Author: Justin Mckibben Back in 1971 the brand name Narcan, generic- Naloxone, was introduced to the world. The opiate overdose antidote has become a popular topic of discussion in our world today. With heroin, fentanyl and other dangerous opioid drugs... Learn MoreNaloxone Finally in the Hands of Delray Beach Police Department
Author: Justin Mckibben Some people may remember back in June of 2015 the story broke ground with the announcement that Florida’s Republican Governor Rick Scott gave the final approval for bill HB-751, AKA the Emergency Treatment for Opioid Overdose Act... Learn MoreNaloxone Now at Kroger Grocery Stores in Ohio
[caption id="attachment_18975" align="aligncenter" width="453"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] Author: Justin Mckibben In case you have never read any of my articles about the Buckeye State, I... Learn MoreCould a Heroin Vaccine Really Work?
Author: Justin Mckibben Heroin and other opiate abuse and addiction have been described as a plague across the country. Deaths from overdose have been deemed an outbreak, and the issue with trying to put an end to the suffering has... Learn MoreFDA Officially Approved Narcan Nasal Spray
Author: Justin Mckibben We got a piece of exciting news this week that may help send the struggle with opiate addiction in America in a different direction. The opiate outbreak fueling the overdose death epidemic in America has been driven... Learn MoreHero Doctor Pays Out of Pocket to Save Addicts with Naloxone
Author: Justin Mckibben The scary reality we face today, among many other things, is that more than 44,000 people die from overdoses every year in the United States. Most of these deaths are from opioids such as pain medications and heroin, and between the... Learn More