A Macomb County sheriff's deputy for the first time saved the life of a person overdosing on drugs Tuesday night using a newly obtained opiod overdose antidote.
The National Heroin Threat Assessment (NHTA), released today by the United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), shows heroin use and availability on the rise and causing more overdose deaths than at any time in the last decade.
Billy Pfeiffer, public speaker and recovering addict, speaks to a crowd during the Families Against Narcotics (FAN) meeting at the East Flint Church of the Nazarene in Flint, Thursday, March 26 on the subject of addiction.
The program is aiming to keep down recidivism of addicts, who are jailed because of non-violent crimes they committed to feed their addiction
People of the community attended ACC's Granum theater tonight to learn more about the organization Families Against Narcotics.
Clinton, Eaton, Ingham Community Mental Health (CEICMH) Presents Distinguished Service Award To FAN Okemos/Ingham County
CEICMH had their annual event with over 800 in attendance for the community on March 23, 2015 at Lansing Center
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