Area Leaders Say 'No Quick Fix' to Taunton's Heroin Addiction Epidemic

Area leaders say 'no quick fix' to Taunton's heroin addiction epidemic
TAUNTON — As the year's overdose statistics hit home last month, community leaders convened a public forum to ask why this is happening in the Silver City. As the numbers continue to climb, many are still asking what can be done to stop the growing …
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Massachusetts declares public health emergency over heroin overdoses and
Noting that painkillers often act as a route to heroin addiction, Patrick said he has temporarily banned the sale of the new drug Zohydro until it's proven that the necessary safeguards are in place to prevent abuse. As RT reported previously, the …
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