Heroin Epidemic: Philly Residents Deliver Jar Of Needles To City OfficialsPhilly residents are combating the heroin epidemic by delivery a jar of needles to city officials.
Coroner: 'We Have Seen' Synthetic Opiates Like Fentanyl Mixed With MarijuanaFentanyl is 50 to 100 times more powerful than morphine and has been attributed to the increasing number of fatal drug overdoses across the U.S.
Parents Get Dose Of Reality During Drug Forum In South Jersey"It's a live exhibit of a teen bedroom and parents walk through the entire bedroom," organizers explain.
Common Painkillers Linked To Increased Risk Of Heart Attack, Study SaysTaking even over-the-counter doses of common painkillers known as NSAIDs -- nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs -- has been linked to an increased risk of heart attack in a new study.
Closed New Jersey Prison Reopening As Drug Treatment FacilityGovernor Christie led a round table to mark the reopening.
Report: 1 In 50 Pennsylvanians Will Be Born Addicted To OpioidsThere is an alarming trend in the fight against drug abuse hitting our area and it's affecting the youngest among us.
Joint Investigation Leads To Major Drug Bust In PhiladelphiaDistrict Attorney Seth Williams says three drug dealers were arrested and $3.3 million in heroin was confiscated.
Sobering Numbers Out Of Delco Regarding Drug EpidemicIn Delaware County, the number of lives saved with an over-dose antidote more-than-doubled from 2015 to 2016.
Police Investigating Home Invasion In Delaware Find Marijuana GrowingDuring their investigation, officers noticed drug paraphernalia in the house and smelled a strong odor of burnt marijuana.
New Jersey Drug Overdose Death Totals Rise Again, Due To SyntheticsDeaths due to drug overdoses rose again in 2015, according to data released by the Medical Examiner's Office.
Teen Drug Use Is Down, Survey SaysToday's teens are less likely to be taking drugs than their predecessors, a survey says.
Surge In Drug-Affected Newborns Driven By Rural Opioid UseA surge in U.S infants born with symptoms of withdrawal from heroin or strong prescription painkillers is driven largely by rising drug use among women in rural areas, a new study found.