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GEORGIA (WDEF)- Thousands died after overdosing on opioids this last year, bringing health officials to call it the leading cause of death in Tennessee for...
The new year is right around the corner, and that means new state laws
(CBS News) - As the opioid epidemic continues to wreak havoc across the country, a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) sheds light on the devastating consequences opioid addiction can have on pregnant women.
Case involves more than 100,000 doses of prescription opioids
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - National Prescription Drug Take-Back events were held all over the country today. This event was hosted under the collaboration of the...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A clash has ended between the Tennessee attorney general and local prosecutors over lawsuits against drug companies for costs of the opioid epidemic.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) -- Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam has unveiled a 30-million dollar plan to combat the opioid crisis. The governor divided his "TN...
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Experts say the nation's deepening opioid epidemic is hitting Georgia harder than most states.
The United States Health and Human Services Secretary was in Chattanooga to learn from people who are on the front lines of battling the opioid epidemic.