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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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Education may be key to breaking opioids’ grip »

Tuesday September 25, 2018 - 4:01:00 am | via Cape Cod Times Opinion »

Considering all the factors contributing to the overwhelming disease of opioids, as so eloquently put forth by Ronald Beaty, religion may be the answer for some, but not all - there are other avenues to explore (“Only faith-based means can end opioid scourge,” Letters, Sept. 14).I belong…

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Are agnostic addicts doomed to ruination? »

Thursday September 20, 2018 - 4:01:00 am | via Cape Cod Times Opinion »

Ron Beaty’s Sept. 14 letter, “Only faith-based means can end opioid scourge,” acknowledges that the opioid epidemic stretches across ethnicities and socio-economic strata. Surely then, the epidemic extends to those of differing religious beliefs.How effective is the faith-based treatment…

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Plymouth Police Blotter - 09/14/18 to 09/17/18 »

Monday September 17, 2018 - 9:44:54 am | via CapeCodToday Police Blotter »

Deck: Active weekend in Plymouth…Towns: PlymouthTopic: Police BlotterHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: Active weekend in Plymouth…Main Image: Thumbnail Image: Body:  Plymouth Police Department Media Log Page: 1 Dispatch…

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New US survey shows progress against opioid crisis »

Friday September 14, 2018 - 9:00:00 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

The number of new users of heroin decreased from 170,000 in 2016 to 81,000, and fewer Americans are misusing or addicted to prescription opioid painkillers.

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Plymouth Police Blotter - 09/13/18 to 09/14/18 »

Friday September 14, 2018 - 9:05:11 am | via CapeCodToday Police Blotter »

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

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Cannabidiol industry growing in Massachusetts »

Friday September 14, 2018 - 8:56:00 am | via Wicked Local Cape Cod »

Tired of having to take what she described as a “pharmaceutical cocktail,” Beverly Barish in 2012 decided to seek an alternative remedy to treat her fibromyalgia and migraines.At the time, Massachusetts had recently approved medical marijuana, which she was skeptical about at first. But…

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Only faith-based means can end opioid scourge »

Friday September 14, 2018 - 4:01:00 am | via Cape Cod Times Opinion »

As many are aware, opioid addiction is without question a crisis of epidemic proportions in this country.It is an urgent and ongoing conglomeration of health care, financial, social, political and spiritual factors. It affects every geographical locale - urban, suburban and rural - and stretches across…

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Falmouth woman among 3 more charged in Fairhaven heroin trafficking case »

Tuesday September 11, 2018 - 8:41:08 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

FAIRHAVEN — Three additional people, including a Falmouth woman, face drug charges in connection with last week’s arrest of a 33-year-old New Bedford man for trafficking heroin.Criminal complaints have been filed against Nathaniel Ojuri, 24, and Isaac Gedeon, 18, both of New Bedford; and…

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Plymouth Police Blotter - 09/10/18 to 09/11/18 »

Tuesday September 11, 2018 - 9:44:39 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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Marstons Mills man sentenced on fentanyl charge »

Monday September 10, 2018 - 7:46:58 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

Police found 300 grams of the drug when responding to an overdose.

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