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Dr. Laura Berman's son Samuel dead at 16 from drug overdose

DEA: Two major illegal drugs flooding NY area

Experts: COVID-19 slows progress in Long Island opioid crisis

Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to federal criminal charges, pay $8 billion and will close the company

Transforming Grief: Beading Hearts supports parents who have lost a child to drug overdose.

Southampton Town Police Chief Prepares for Possible Increase in Meth Use

Oklahoma Judge Rules Against Drugmaker, Orders $572m Payment

Pill Production and Distribution Numbers Show Local Providers Were on Par With Averages

NYS OASAS Nominated for Emmy award for the "Reversing the Stigma" documentary film

LI Doctors and the Opioid Epidemic

Candlelight Vigil, Parent Info Session To Fight Opioid Crisis

THE WASHINGTON POST - ‘Safe’ teen drinking? Here’s why parents shouldn’t facilitate it.

OPIOID FORUM - Press release

BROOKHAVEN TOWN OPIOID VIDEO

 

NEWS-REVIEW - East End News Project: Despite fewer deaths, opioid epidemic rages

THE NEW YORK TIMES - How Do You Recover After Millions Have Watched You Overdose?

THE NEW YORK TIMES - Despair, Love and Loss: A Journey Inside West Virginia’s Opioid Crisis

MEDICAL Xpress - Does smoking marijuana cause teen behavior problems or vice versa?

NPR -Teen Vaping Soared In 2018

CBS NEWS Addicted to fentanyl, one man tries to avoid becoming another "overdose statistic"

MDedge Opioid prescriptions declined 33% over 5 years

Southampton Town -  Opioid Abuse PSA

Newsday- Glimmer of Hope

Stony Brook Southampton Hospital- Family Support Workshop

 

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