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Deadly Opioid, Carfentanil, Cause of Recent Mass Overdoses

Deadly Opioid, Carfentanil, Cause of Recent Mass Overdoses

Deadly Opioid, Carfentanil, Cause of Recent Mass Overdoses By Chiara Barnaba In in a recent article by NPR, an opioid that is typically used as an elephant tranquilizer is allegedly…

Explainer: Naloxone, the Antidote to Opioid Overdose

Explainer: Naloxone, the Antidote to Opioid Overdose

Edward Bernstein, Boston University Many first responders’ – even some university police officers – are carrying a new tool in their first-aid kits. It’s naloxone, the opioid overdose antidote…