Toddler Says "Mommy Dead" Leads Police To Overdose VictimPolice were able to revive a Pennsylvania overdose victim after they were led to the woman by a toddler saying, "Mommy dead."
Girl Tells School Parents Won't Wake Up; Fatal OD SuspectedAuthorities say a 9-month-old girl, 3-year-old boy and 5-year-old boy who were inside the home were taken to a hospital to be evaluated.
Vigil In Delco Honors Those Who Died From Drug Overdose, Raises AwarenessAn Overdose Awareness Vigil was held in Boothwyn, where those who lost their lives were honored, but the event served a deeper purpose.
Pa. Man Guilty Of Sexually Assaulting Overdose Victim Who DiedThirty-nine-year-old Leonard McIntire, of Black Lick, will be sentenced by an Indiana County judge on May 23.
New, Easier To Use Version Of Life Saving Drug Premieres In Delaware CountyDelaware County will be the first in the country to equip police officers with a new, easier to use version of Narcan, the drug that has proven to be a lifesaver on the street when encountering people overdosing on drugs.
PA Health Officials Sign Order To Make Anti-Overdose Drug Available For EveryonePhysician General Dr. Rachel Levine signed the order because she says opioids like heroin are taking lives and destroying families at a frantic pace.
Latest Step In Battle Against Heroin Epidemic In MontcoThe latest announcement allows the sale of an anti-overdose drug to be offered at pharmacies in the county.
Cops: Baby Left Alone Starves After Mom's Suspected OverdosePolice believe a 22-year-old woman died of an overdose a week or two ago, before her 10-month-old boy starved when no one was left to care for him in the western Pennsylvania apartment they shared.
Tasty Medication Poses Risk For ChildrenIf medications taste good, they could be a temptation to kids.
Penn Study Claims Medical Marijuana Might Help Prevent Overdose DeathsMedical marijuana can help ease patients’ pain, but apparently, it can also save lives.
New Oxycodone Pill Designed To Prevent AbuseThe FDA has approved an oxycodone pill designed to deter abuse.
Prosecutors: NJ Man Pleads Guilty In Overdose DeathOcean County prosecutors say 23-year-old Rasan McGee of Atlantic City received a six-year prison term when he was sentenced Friday.