By Bill Hand
ARAPAHOE, N.C. — A medical emergency escalated into something much bigger when sheriff’s deputies found a methamphetamine lab at a Pamlico County home ...
A teaspoon of the powder is equivalent to 25 cups of coffee; the agency is considering regulations after an Ohio teen consumed a lethal amount
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers to avoid pure powdered caffeine sold on the Internet after the death of an Ohio teen.
PINELLAS PARK, Fla. — A Pinellas Park firefighter-paramedic was arrested and charged with selling prescription drugs.
James A. Comer, 38, of Largo faces 16 counts that include sale, ...
LUCAS COUNTY, Ohio — As the number of deaths from heroin and prescription drugs escalates in Lucas County and across Ohio, state officials have made ...
His house was under surveillance as part of a DEA drug sting; he faces two felony charges
PHOENIX — A Phoenix Fire Department paramedic was arrested Friday after police caught him holding a trash bag containing 20 pounds of marijuana during a drug sting.
Robert Cole, 30, ...
NEW YORK — Starting July 1, all fire engines and ambulances will be equipped with intranasal Naloxone, with more than 2,000 firefighters and EMS capable of administering the heroin ...
Three dozen were transported to the hospital and 50 more were treated on the scene of an electronic music show featuring Swedish DJ Avicii
The Associated Press
BOSTON — Three dozen people were transported to the hospital and as many as 50 others were treated or evaluated at the scene during a an electronic dance music show ...
By Julie Manganis
The Daily News of Newburyport
SALEM, Mass. — Just days before she is due to give birth, Susan Douglas is sitting in a jail cell, after being caught for the seventh ...
By Sam Wheeler
MEDFORD, Ore. — A locally-developed emergency preparedness kit is garnering national attention for its usefulness in helping elderly and vulnerable populations ...
By K.C. Myers
Cape Cod Times
HYANNIS, Mass. — More than two months after Gov. Deval Patrick declared opiate addiction a public health emergency and authorized police to carry the lifesaving ...
Opioid abuse is a major international health problem that is worsening each year, causing increased 911 call volume for opioid induced respiratory depression, altered levels of consciousness ...
The Knoxville News-Sentinel
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A former Grainger County EMT has been indicted for allegedly stealing a prescription painkiller from an ambulance.
Joshua Paul Valentine, ...