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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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Purdue should pull OxyContin from market »

Friday March 23, 2018 - 4:01:00 am | via Cape Cod Times Opinion »

The recent news that Purdue Pharma will stop promoting opioids to doctors seems a move to save face, just as several years ago the beer industry promoted having a designated driver while everyone else drinks up.Purdue simply should withdraw this drug from the U.S. market. The Food and Drug Administration…

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Keating Criticizes Trump’s Approach to Opioid Crisis »

Tuesday March 20, 2018 - 9:38:45 am | via NewsCenter »

WASHINGTON – Cape Cod Congressman’s has criticized President Donald Trump’s comments on the opioid crisis in his visit to New Hampshire Monday. 9th District Congressman Bill Keating (D-Bourne) said the President “has it all wrong” with his remarks brandishing the death penalty as a fitting…

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Appeals Court upholds Yarmouth woman’s drug conviction »

Monday March 05, 2018 - 8:19:20 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

Defendant was well aware of heroin in her home, ruling says.

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UPDATE: Yarmouth and State Police investigating double overdose which claimed a 38-year-old’s life… »

Monday March 05, 2018 - 7:54:01 pm | via Hyannis News »

UPDATE: Related to previously released HN Photos on this page, the Yarmouth Police Department has issued the following press statement: ONE DIES AND THE OTHER IS REVIVED… YARMOUTH AND STATE POLICE INVESTIGATE DOUBLE OVERDOSE On Saturday, March 3, 2018 at … Continue reading →

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One Dies and One is Revived in Double Overdose »

Monday March 05, 2018 - 3:33:19 pm | via Police and Fire News »

Deck: Yarmouth Police and State Police investigate…Towns: YarmouthTopic: Police and Fire NewsHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: Yarmouth Police and State Police investigate…Main Image: Thumbnail Image: Body:  From the…

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Yarmouth and State Police investigate double overdose with one fatality »

Monday March 05, 2018 - 2:55:50 pm | via Cape Wide News »

YARMOUTH – Yarmouth Police report that on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 7 PM, the Yarmouth Police Department Emergency Dispatch Center received a 911 call reporting an overdose in one of the rooms at Nikki’s Apartment House located at 812 Route 28 in South Yarmouth. Yarmouth Police Department Patrol…

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Sheriff Cummings to Speak at National Health Policy Conference »

Monday March 05, 2018 - 10:34:08 am | via Police and Fire News »

Deck: Part of a distinguished panel speaking on response to opioid crisis…Towns: BourneTopic: Police and Fire NewsHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: Part of a distinguished panel speaking on response to opioid crisis…Main Image: Main…

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5 Cape, Islands towns take steps to sue drug companies »

Thursday March 01, 2018 - 9:09:31 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

More could join nationwide action against opioid manufacturers, distributors.

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Treating trauma »

Thursday March 01, 2018 - 3:01:00 am | via Cape Cod Times Opinion »

Often lost in the tragedy of the opioid epidemic in this country is the serious and long-lasting effects this crisis heaps on the children of addicts.One in five children in the United States grows up in a household where someone misuses alcohol or has a substance-use disorder. These children are more…

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Drug overdoses contribute to record number of organ donors »

Friday February 23, 2018 - 2:01:00 am | via The Barnstable Patriot »

Two days before he died of a drug overdose, Tony Shires stripped off his shirt in the middle of Circleville’s Pumpkin Show to sop up his 5-year-old nephew’s bloody nose.Even when he was high, Tony was looking out for others, said sister Kelsey Shires, 27.“That’s just who he was.…

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