March 2, 2020

Compassion: A new treatment for addiction?

As the opioid crisis grows, more employers are pivoting toward connecting workers to treatment and, ultimately, keeping them on the job.
March 1, 2020

'Ohio is in a crisis': State helping families marred by opioid epidemic

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) — The fight against the opioid crisis is far from over, but progress is being made to help Ohio's families.
February 29, 2020

Columbus heroin addict: 'You either going to be high, or dead'

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) — It’s easy for Lagenna to describe the feeling she gets after sticking a syringe full of potent drugs into her body.
February 27, 2020

The opioid crisis may be far worse than thought, making the epidemic harder to fight

There may be a gross underreporting of opioid-related death rates
February 27, 2020

Opioid companies say lawyers' fee demand threatens settlement talks

(Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) and other drug companies facing thousands of lawsuits over their role in the opioid epidemic have warned that settlement talks will be “severely” jeopardized if plaintiffs’ lawyers are allowed to assess a fee payment worth billions of dollars.
February 26, 2020

Tracking Narcan: Why health experts say it's hard to do

MIAMI VALLEY, Montgomery County, Ohio (WKEF/WRGT) -- The overdose reversal drug naloxone has saved thousands of lives, drastically dropping the number of overdose deaths in the Miami Valley.
February 25, 2020

Lucas County commissioners join 'One Ohio' opioid lawsuit

TOLEDO, Ohio — Lucas County is joining other regions in Ohio fighting the opioid crisis to get a portion of a future settlement.
February 25, 2020

ABC 6 to host town hall meeting on growing opioid epidemic

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WYSX/WTTE) — In a crisis that has taken too many lives, state and community leaders are set to discuss opioid misuse prevention, education, treatment and a path forward in an upcoming town hall.