Jason Silverstein feels pain just about every day, but he no longer takes opioids. He didn’t want to become another statistic of addiction.
10 On Your Side’s in-depth look at the opioid crisis continues with advice from a parent who lost a daughter to heroin.
Three Hampton Roads communities will receive some of the funding to develop medication assisted treatment programs
Medical experts point to a disproportionate use of pain relievers as a key factor for the growing numbers of opioid addiction and death.
A summit next week at Eastern Virginia Medical School is set to focus on opioid addiction.
10 On Your Side is investigating what doctors in Virginia are calling a major epidemic — the rapid increase in deaths and addiction connect…
Norfolk police have started training their officers in the use of the overdose reversal drug, Narcan.
The Opioid crisis is tearing Hampton Roads communities apart. That’s why all this month, 10 On Your Side is taking on the problem.
Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring is in Norfolk today to talk about the fight against opioid and heroin abuse in the commonwealth.
Virginia health officials have identified a significant increase in fatal drug overdoses between 2015 and 2016.
In the last few years, thousands of Virginians have died after overdosing on opioids. Addiction is affecting every corner in the state.
Curious toddlers find the drugs in a mother’s purse or accidentally dropped on the floor.
Attorney General Mark Herring says the number of people dying in the Commonwealth from opioid abuse is increasing rapidly.
More than 1,000 Virginians died of an opioid overdose last year. Three people die every day in Virginia.
Gov. Terry McAuliffe has signed a set of bills that aim to stem Virginia’s growing opioid epidemic.