Tag: opioids

Chuck Schumer again pushes feds to fund mental health, addiction programs

U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY), the Senate majority leader, again advocated for

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Nassau County opioid prescriptions drop

A state agency reported a significant drop in the number of opioid

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Curran signs Lafazan substance abuse bills into law

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran signed a pair of laws Wednesday to

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Port residents learn to how to use Narcan

John Priest, an assistant chief fire marshal for Nassau County, didn't think it

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Narcan training session at Port library

In 2017, an estimated 600 people on Long Island died from overdoses,

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Nassau Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder talks safety at Great Neck North

Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder visited Great Neck North High School

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