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Drug Overdose Prevention Education

Losing a Child to Drug Overdose. And How to Prevent It

Tessie Castillo | Posted 11.30.2015 | Parents
Tessie Castillo

View image | Two years ago Robin Elliott lived through every parent's worst nightmare. Her 21-year-old son Zack died of a drug overdo...

Every Drug Overdose Is Preventable

R. Gil Kerlikowske | Posted 10.27.2012 | Politics
R. Gil Kerlikowske

This year the Obama Administration allocated more money for drug prevention and treatment programs -- $10.1 billion -- than for U.S. law enforcement and incarceration. This Administration understands substance dependence is a public health issue, not just a law enforcement issue.

Heroin Overdose-Halting Drug Saves Hundreds Of San Franciscans' Lives

| Posted 01.22.2012 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of SF Weekly's The Snitch. By Lauren Smiley ​For the last eight years, the city's Department of Public Healt...