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New Bedford Mayor Against Idea of Supervised Heroin Injections
When it comes to the opioid epidemic throughout the nation, almost any suggestion to fix the problem is welcome.
This week, the mayor of Ithaca, New York, proposed opening a facility where heroin addicts could take the drug under supervision, hopefully curbing the amount of overdoses in the community…
Local Heroin Overdoses Explained
Why are there so many heroin overdoses all of a sudden? It's happening here and all across the country. And the short answer is people are reportedly overdosing on dangerous narcotics like fentanyl that has been mixed with heroin. To put this in perspective, fentanyl is 30 times more potent tha…

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