Provincetown Offers Narcan, Emergency Preparedness Trainings

PROVINCETOWN - The Provincetown Health Department is offering free trainings for Narcan and emergency preparedness this month at town … [Read more...]

Healey Announces Illegal Opioid Marketing Settlement

HYANNIS - Attorney General and Governor-elect Maura Healey has declared that a nationwide settlement has been reached with pharmaceutical companies … [Read more...]

CVS, Walgreens Announce Opioid Settlements Totaling $10B

NEW YORK (AP) - Two of the largest U.S pharmacy chains have agreed in principle to pay a total of about $10 billion to settle lawsuits over the toll … [Read more...]

Mass. Joins Settlement with Opioid Maker Endo

BOSTON - Massachusetts has entered into a tentative settlement with opioid maker Endo International that would result in hundreds of millions of … [Read more...]

Opioid Related Deaths Saw Slight Increase in 2021

HYANNIS – State officials with the Department of Public Health recently reported that opioid-related overdose deaths in Massachusetts rose by 8.8 … [Read more...]

Discussions Begin on How to Best Use Opioid Settlement Money

HYANNIS – The Regional Substance Addiction Coalition recently met to start talks about possible uses for money from an opioid settlement that Cape Cod … [Read more...]

Falmouth Faith Forum Addressing Opioid Use

FALMOUTH – A faith community forum will take place in Falmouth to discuss opioid use and provide resources on overdose prevention.   The free … [Read more...]

Barnstable County Will Receive Opioid Settlement Funds

HYANNIS – Barnstable County will be receiving funds from an opioid settlement to compensate for the impact of the opioid crisis. Assistant County … [Read more...]

AG Healey, Lawmakers Highlight $525M for Fight Against Opioids

HYANNIS - Attorney General Maura Healey recently joined lawmakers and community leaders in highlighting $525 million in funds that have been secured … [Read more...]

J&J, Distributors Finalize $26B Landmark Opioid Settlement

CAMDEN, NJ (AP) - Drugmaker Johnson & Johnson and three major distributors have finalized a nationwide settlement over their role in the opioid … [Read more...]



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