News & Articles

Ohio Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor opens up about her sons’ opioid addictions
by Laura A. Bischoff | Dayton Daily News | June 2, 2017

Lucas County drug program is model for state effort
by Jim Provance  | The Toledo Blade | June 13, 2017

A Drugmaker Tries to Cash-in on the Opioid Epidemic, One State Law at a Time
Jake Harper, All Things Considered| NPR | June 12, 2017

Data shows 43 overdose deaths in Ohio county over 13 days
Associated Press | WTOL Channel 11 | June 8, 2017

DeWine sues five drug-makers over Ohio opioid epidemic
by Alan Johnson | The Columbus Dispatch | May 31, 2017

Strapped for funds, Ohio coroners likely undercounting opioid epidemic
by Marty Schladen | The Columbus Dispatch | May 28, 2017

Overdose Deaths Continue to Soar in Ohio
by Alan Johnson | The Columbus Dispatch | May 28, 2017

DEA agents seize six kilos of heroin, Two Toledo men charged
13abc Action News | May 20, 2017

Cost of life-saving heroin antidote spirals up in our area
by Melissa Voetsch | 13abc Action News (TOLEDO, Ohio) | May 17, 2017

First detox center opens in South Toledo hospital
by Lauren Lindstrom | The Toledo Blade | March 28, 2017

Suboxone a lifesaver for addicts, with caveat
by Lauren Lindstrom | The Toledo Blade | January 29, 2017

Racing for Recovery on front line of Ohio’s addiction epidemic
by Brian Dugger | The Toledo Blade | January 22, 2017

Medicaid patients need options in opioid fight
by Andrew Yarrow | The Toledo Blade | January 21, 2017

Children services agencies say kids, social workers are suffering in opioid epidemic
by Karen Kasler | Statehouse News Bureau | January 19, 2017

St. Vincent’s sees increase of heroin-addicted babies
WTOL Channel 11 | January 10, 2017

Lucas County Sheriff’s Office strengthening fight against heroin epidemic in 2017
WTOL Channel 11 | January 5, 2017

Kasich signs bill to fight heroin epidemic
by Jim Provance | The Toledo Blade | January 4, 2017

TPD undercover officers tackle heroin
WTOL Channel 11 | November 15, 2016

Why addiction and mental illness should be treated together
The Los Angeles Times | September 26, 2016

Ohio at epicenter of heroin epidemic killing thousands
by JoAnne Viviano | The Colombus Dispatch | September 18, 2016

Presidential Proclamation – Prescription Opioid & Heroin Epidemic Awareness Week, 2016
by The President of the United States | September 16, 2016

Checking out: Public libraries become a haven for heroin addicts
WTOL Channel 11 | September 12, 2016

BBC: What’s behind US opioid addiction? 
British Broadcasting Corporation | September 6, 2016

Ohio lawmakers demand Gov. Kasich declare a heroin emergency
by David Holthaus | WCPO Cincinnati | September 1, 2016

Addicts Work for Sober Futures
by Lauren Lindstrom | The Toledo Blade | August 29, 2016

Flood of overdoses takes toll on rescuers
by Lauren Lindstrom | The Toledo Blade | August 28, 2016

10 Things I wish I’d known before my daughter became addicted to heroin
by Beverly Conyers | The Boston Globe | August 23, 2016

Senate sends first major opioids legislation to Obama’s desk
by Dylan Scott | STATnews | July 13, 2016

Family wants their anguish to guide others in addiction battle
by Marilou Johanek | The Toledo Blade |  May 21, 2016

Anxiety or Detach with Love
by The Intern | Reach Out Recovery | May 3, 2016

Did Saturday Night Live’s Heroin Commercial Make you Angry?
by Linda Rosenberg, President and CEO, National Council for Behavioral Health | Linda’s Corner Office Blog | April 19, 2016

Efforts Grow to Tackle America’s Heroin Crisis
by E.W. | The Economist | March 31, 2016

Opioid Taper Program Helps Patients Take Less Medication Without More Pain
by Celia Vimont | The Partnership for Drug-Free KidsMarch 23, 2016

The Color of Heroin Addiction – Why war then, treatment now?
by Joe Davidson | The Washington Post | March 23, 2016

My Daughter Only Wants My Money
by Dr. Gail Dudley | Reach Out Recovery | March 15, 2016

CDC Painkiller Guidelines Aim to Reduce Addiction Risk
by Sabrina Tavernise | The New York Times | March 15, 2016

Community leaders, residents come together to talk about heroin
by Heather Pollauf | 13abc News Toledo | March 15, 2016

Massachusetts opiate crackdown bill unanimously passes House
by Brian Dowling | The Boston Herald | March 09, 2016

Stigma Against Heroin Fading Fast
by Harrison Jacobs | Yahoo! | March 7, 2016

The surprising path from student athlete to heroin addict
by Kenneth Craig, Polly Leider | CBS News | March 2, 2016

Who is responsible for Ohio’s opioid epidemic?
by Constance Scharff, Guest Columnist | The Toledo Blade | March 1, 2016

Getting schooled on addiction
The Toledo Blade | February 28, 2016

Killing Pain
The Toledo Blade | February 15, 2016

White House proposes more money to battle heroin epidemic
by Kevin Freking | 13abc Action News  | February 3, 2016

Heroin in the Heartland
Bill Whitaker, Correspondent | 60 Minutes | November 1, 2015

I raised an addict – what could I have done differently?
by Patricia Byrne | Stop the Silence, Speak the Truth Blog | July 10, 2015