Minnesota hospitals are seeing a rise in costly illnesses related to syringe-sharing. Read More.
Every 15 minutes, a baby is born dependent on opioids…Nationally, the number of babies born with the syndrome has increased by over 400 percent since 2004. Read More.
Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek wants to know specifically where overdose deaths are happening so first responders can respond immediately. Read More.
An opioid summit drawing hundreds who work in addiction and recovery related fields to Mankato Wednesday highlighted existing area resources and what more can be done. Read More.
Congress has reached a consensus on a prescription for battling the nation’s opioid epidemic, assuring that the package will land soon on President Donald Trump’s desk. Read More.