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Number of fatal overdoses spike in state

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The number of fatal overdoses in the state reached 1,200 in 2019, the highest number ever as the scourge of fentanyl continues to claim...

ODMAP provides another weapon in opioid fight

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Officials from local health departments have newly-available overdose data in their arsenal as they work to combat the opioid overdose crisis. Since June 1, the...

Opioid crisis takes center stage at forum

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NAUGATUCK — A panel of 21 professionals gathered at Naugatuck High School Oct. 29 to discuss the crisis of opioid addiction. State Sen. George Logan,...

Lawsuit against drug makers attracting interest

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Like many first responders, Prospect Mayor Robert Chatfield keeps a dose of Narcan, a drug to combat opiate overdoses, in his vehicle. Chatfield, who is...

State enlists pharmacists to combat opioid crisis

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Pharmacists are now on the front line of the state’s battle with opioid addiction. The number of overdose deaths from opioids has risen over the...

Forum focuses on opioid crisis

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NAUGATUCK — Opioid use in Connecticut is an epidemic that is spiraling out of control. That’s the picture that state and local officials painted...

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