OPIOIDS

A group of Plymouth State University students are organizing a fundraiser, “Climb Above Addiction,” in an effort to fight the opioid crisis.The...

U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan and Rep. Annie Kuster toured Riverbend Community Mental Health in Concord on Thursday afternoon as part of an effort to...

Data from the Associated Press shows New Hampshire ranked second highest in the nation in the number of Pain Care Forum lobbyists it had in...

When Gov. Maggie Hassan and the attorney general’s office recommended changing the guidelines for prescribing opioids this fall, responses from New...

CHICAGO – Accidental overdoses aren’t the only deadly risk from using powerful prescription painkillers – the drugs may also contribute to heart...

Less than a month after getting legislative approval to investigate the marketing habits of drug companies, the state attorney general’s office has...

State prosecutors got final approval Friday to hire outside help as they try to investigate the marketing practices of drug companies that...

Jurors will be back Monday to deliberate in the case of Kerry Bridges, the traveling nurse accused of diverting drugs from Concord Hospital.They...

The growing number of patients who claim marijuana helped them drop their painkiller habit has intrigued lawmakers and emboldened advocates, who...

Top law enforcement officials are creating a new team of state and federal prosecutors to give extra attention to the growing number of opiate...

With New Hampshire’s heroin and opioid crisis in full swing, the blame often falls to prescription pain medication, over-prescribing and diversion...

The New Hampshire Board of Medicine moved closer to putting stronger opioid prescribing rules in place on Wednesday.The new rules, which come amid...



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