Category Archive: Opioid dependence

Aug 17

Atlantic County Inmates First in State to Get Mobile Methadone Program

Press of Atlantic City By Nicole Leonard MAYS LANDING — One by one, inmates at the Atlantic County jail made their way outside in a secured area on a recent Wednesday and stepped into a bus from the John Brooks Recovery Center for their daily dose of methadone. The inmates are the first in the …

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Mar 29

Here’s What Trump’s New Executive Order Means for Opioid Addiction

PBS NewsHour By Laura Santhanam New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will lead a new national opioid commission created Wednesday by an executive order from President Donald Trump that also maps out his administration’s latest strategy to combat the public health crisis. The fight against the opioid epidemic is “one that’s incredibly important to every family …

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