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Fentanyl and Synthetic Opioids: 5 Things You Need to Know

June 22, 2018 by in category Drug Paraphernalia

Fentanyl and Synthetic Opioids: 5 Things You Need to Know BY PAT – PSYCHOTHERAPIST & PARTNERSHIP PARENT COACH COURTESY OF PARTNERSHIP FOR DRUG-FREE KIDS Fentanyl is 50 to 100 times more potent than heroin. Deaths from fentanyl and other synthetic opioids (not including methadone), rose a staggering 72 percent in just one year, from 2014 […]

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How Opioids Kill

June 6, 2018 by in category Drug Paraphernalia

How Opioids Kill What happens in the body during a fatal overdose? And why is fentanyl responsible for more deaths than ever? By Dina Fine Maron on January 8, 2018 Credit: Getty Images One evening this past fall a patient stumbled into the emergency room at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. “I don’t feel so…” she muttered, before […]

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The War at Home: Fighting the Rise of Fentanyl, America’s Deadliest Drug

June 1, 2018 by in category Drug Paraphernalia

The War at Home: Fighting the Rise of Fentanyl, America’s Deadliest Drug Jon DeLena, the DEA’s top agent in New England. Benjamin Lowy by Paul Solotaroff It’s one of the more dependable maxims of Dope World: Cocaine money’s cautious, heroin money’s clueless. If you break down the door of a typical cocaine broker—usually a former gangster who’s quit […]

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US overdose deaths from fentanyl and synthetic opioids doubled in 2016

May 30, 2018 by in category Drug Paraphernalia

US overdose deaths from fentanyl and synthetic opioids doubled in 2016 National Center for Health Statistics estimates drug overdoses killed 64,070 people in the US last year, a rise of 21% from 2015 Edward Helmore in New York  Much of the increase in fatalities is blamed on the synthetic opioid fentanyl, which is typically used for […]

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How fentanyl became America’s leading cause of overdose deaths

May 28, 2018 by in category Drug Paraphernalia

How fentanyl became America’s leading cause of overdose deaths Fentanyl and its analogs are appearing across America, making the US’s deadliest drug overdose crisis ever even worse. By German Lopez@germanrlopezgerman.lopez@vox.com  Updated Dec 21, 2017, 9:30am EST Drew Angerer/Getty Images The leading cause of drug overdoses in America is no longer cocaine, meth, or even heroin or common opioid […]

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