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Police: Fla. teen on flakka claimed she was Satan

- 05/14/2015

She ran towards officers nude and covered in blood; she is suspected to have taken the hallucinatory street drug

Police: Fla. teen on flakka claimed she was Satan

- 05/14/2015

MELBOURNE, Fla. — A 17-year-old girl suspected of being high on flakka was arrested after running toward officers, nude and covered in blood and yelling that she was Satan. The hallucinatory ...

NY ambulance company without narcotics for patients

- 05/12/2015

BRIDGEHAMPTON, N.Y. — A volunteer ambulance company is without narcotics to treat patients after its control substance agent resigned. Bridgehampton Fire Rescue, operated by the Bridgehampton ...

Lawsuit: Ky. medic replaced Fentanyl with water

- 05/04/2015

By Leeann Akers Journal-Times CARTER COUNTY, Ky. — The Carter County Emergency Medical Services, EMS Director Jerry Horn, Dr. Carolyn A. Moore, and former EMS paramedic Amanda Sturgill-Jones ...

CDC: Expanding naloxone use could reduce OD deaths

- 05/02/2015

Allowing more basic EMS provider staff to administer naloxone could reduce drug overdose deaths that involve opioids, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) study, “Disparity ...

Ohio medic confesses to stealing morphine from EMS squads

- 05/01/2015

BUTLER COUNTY, Ohio — A paramedic who had been laid off confessed to stealing morphine from two EMS squads. Timothy “Hank” Gibson, 32, was charged with three counts of theft ...

Mass. opioid overdoses top 1,000 in 2014

- 04/30/2015

The Associated Press BOSTON — State health officials say more than 1,000 people died as a result of opioid-related overdoses in Massachusetts last year — an increase of 33 percent ...

Mass. opioid overdoses top 1,000 in 2014

- 04/29/2015

The state has seen a 13 percent increase since 2012

Narcotics missing from Ohio fire stations

- 04/26/2015

The Columbus Dispatch COLUMBUS, Ohio — Columbus police are investigating the possible theft of narcotics from two Columbus fire stations after several bottles of painkillers disappeared ...

NY responders administer more Narcan than ever before

- 04/24/2015

Responders are administering several doses of Narcan each day, with an influx around the first of the each month

NY responders administer more Narcan than ever before

- 04/24/2015

BUFFALO, N.Y. — After responding to three suspected drug overdoses in one car, Buffalo Fire Commissioner Garnell Whitfield said there are concerns about the rising need and cost of Narcan. “We’re ...

What the flakka is this new drug?

- 04/23/2015

News reports with descriptions of men running naked, performing sex acts on a tree, and fighting with police officers are sure to draw the attention of civilians and EMS providers. Flakka ...

Palcohol creator fends off efforts to ban product

- 04/22/2015

The powered alcohol was approved the FDA last month but six states have already outlawed it, and about 30 more states are working on legislation that would prohibit sales

Palcohol creator fends off efforts to ban product

- 04/22/2015

The Associated Press AUGUSTA, Maine — The creator of powdered alcohol is furiously trying to fend off efforts to ban the product in Maine and across the country before it even hits stores. After ...

Inside EMS Podcast: Do EMS volunteers have too many educational restraints?

- 04/17/2015

Download this week's episode on iTunes, SoundCloud or via RSS feed In this week’s Inside EMS Podcast, hosts Chris Cebollero and Kelly Grayson discuss a question from listener ...

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