Free Fishing Weekend Planned June 10, 11
West Virginia’s Free Fishing Weekend will return June 10-11, 2023.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Legislators heard from board members of the private donation-funded opioid treatment center Lauren’s Wish during the first interim session this week.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
West Virginia has received $340 million of its current total settlement amount of $867 million from lawsuits against opioid makers and distributors.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Until recently, Narcan was only available with a prescription, but the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a specific naloxone product for use without a prescription: a four-milligram naloxone hydrochloride nasal spray.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Xylazine is a non-opioid agent linked to a growing number of overdose deaths across the country. As a non-opioid, the drug poses a threat to humans, in part because it does not respond to typical revival methods like Narcan.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Federal authorities are calling the emergence of fentanyl mixed with xylazine a public safety threat.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
West Virginia has been at the center of the country’s opioid epidemic for years, but robust community responses have been built to tackle the issue head on.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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