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Below are the latest news articles mentioning heroin, Narcan, opioid or overdose from all the local Cape Cod news sources. Most of these stories should be related to recent heroin related arrests, heroin overdoses, opioid addiction and the use of Narcan on Cape Cod.

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Lawmakers meet with county substance-abuse group »

Thursday September 06, 2018 - 8:19:46 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

BARNSTABLE — State lawmakers helping lead the charge against the opioid crisis visited the Barnstable County Regional Substance Use Council on Thursday for a discussion on major legislation passed last month aimed at stemming the tide of substance abuse.The council reconvened after a summer hiatus,…

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Falmouth Police Blotter - August 2018 »

Thursday September 06, 2018 - 9:45:23 am | via CapeCodToday Police Blotter »

Deck: Busy month in Falmouth…Towns: FalmouthTopic: Police BlotterHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: Busy month in Falmouth…Main Image: Thumbnail Image: Body:  Falmouth Police Department - Public/Press Log Page: 1 Dispatch…

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For addicted women, the year after childbirth is the deadliest »

Monday September 03, 2018 - 6:36:59 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

A new study shows that women with an opioid addiction are at high risk of an overdose during the year that follows childbirth.

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Plymouth Police Blotter - 08/28/18 to 08/29/18 »

Wednesday August 29, 2018 - 8:59:03 am | via CapeCodToday Police Blotter »

Deck: Another active day in Plymouth…Towns: PlymouthTopic: Police BlotterHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: Another active day in Plymouth…Main Image: Thumbnail Image: Body:  Plymouth Police Department Media Log Page:…

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Falmouth pair indicted on heroin trafficking charges »

Tuesday August 28, 2018 - 5:35:18 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

BARNSTABLE — A man and woman were indicted on drug charges Friday stemming from a Feb. 15 raid where police allegedly found 30 grams of heroin, 10 grams of cocaine and almost 1 pound of marijuana at their East Falmouth residence.Brenda Montalvo, 41, and Jorge Guzman, 38, were both indicted…

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Man indicted for allegedly selling drugs at Yarmouth treatment center »

Tuesday August 28, 2018 - 4:52:41 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

BARNSTABLE — A Yarmouth Port man was indicted Friday by a Barnstable County grand jury on charges he was selling the powerful synthetic opioid fentanyl out of a pickup truck in front of a drug treatment center.Richard Cincotta, 64, was indicted on charges of possession to distribute a class…

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Suicide by opioid: A disturbing new trend? »

Monday August 27, 2018 - 11:42:32 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

New research says overdoses should be classified as self-harm and should be considered in suicide rates.

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Prince’s family sues doctor who prescribed him pain pills »

Friday August 24, 2018 - 6:16:43 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

MINNEAPOLIS — The family of the late rock star Prince is suing a doctor who prescribed pain pills for him, saying the doctor failed to treat him for opiate addiction and therefore bears responsibility for his death two years ago.Prince died of an accidental overdose of fentanyl in April 2016. Authorities…

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Plymouth Police Blotter - 08/23/18 to 08/24/18 »

Friday August 24, 2018 - 10:44:47 am | via CapeCodToday Police Blotter »

Deck: Another busy day in Plymouth…Towns: PlymouthTopic: Police BlotterHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: Another busy day in Plymouth…Main Image: Thumbnail Image: Body:  Plymouth Police Department Media Log Page: 1…

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Plymouth Police Blotter- 08/22/18 to 08/23/18 »

Thursday August 23, 2018 - 9:44:45 am | via CapeCodToday Police Blotter »

Deck: Here's what happened in Plymouth…Towns: PlymouthTopic: Police BlotterHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: Here's what happened in Plymouth…Main Image: Thumbnail Image: Body:  Plymouth Police Department Media…

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