FDA Has Approved Device to Combat Drug Overdose

FDA Has Approved Device to Combat Drug Overdose

In a move that was intended to help avert deaths caused by the nation’s addiction to prescription drugs, on Thursday the Food and Drug Administration decided to go ahead and approve a new device that would permit family or care givers to administer emergency medicines to battle any overdoses. The product, which is known as […]

Massachusetts Declares Heroin Addiction a Health Emergency

Massachusetts Declares Heroin Addiction a Health Emergency

The governor of Massachusetts, Deval Patrick, declared a health emergency over the rise of heroin and opioid addiction in his state, and broadcast that there would be measures available in order to make overdose reversal medicines much more broadly accessible. The move comes just as many states all over America are reporting staggering increases in […]

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