'You Can Save A Life': Dallas Coffee House Offering Free Narcan For Those Who Overdose On Opioids“It is an epidemic, and it was before the pandemic,” Michael Wyatt explains about opioid addiction in North Texas. "I see it as life-saving and a life-changing event."
Investigators: Counterfeit Opioids Could Be Factor In Death Of 2 North Texas TeenagersPolice are investigating the recent deaths of two teenagers in Weatherford, saying they could be linked to counterfeit opioid drugs or other counterfeit prescription medication.
Report: Drug Overdose Is Texas' Top Maternal Mortality CauseResearchers say drug overdoses were the leading cause of maternal deaths in Texas between 2012 and 2015, with opioids to blame for the majority of those.
Anti-Overdose Drug Now Available At Texas WalgreensAn over-dose reversal drug called Naloxone, often known by the brand name Narcan is now available over the counter in Texas.