Archives for January 2018 | Long Island Addiction Resources
January 31, 2018

Teacher’s Fentanyl Overdose Re-Sparks Crusade to Put Narcan in Schools

The opioid crisis continues to hit closer and closer to home. Recently, a special-education teacher in the Bronx was found dead in a bathroom stall – […]
January 23, 2018
Addiction in Long Island Doesn't Discriminate

Addiction in Long Island is Everyone’s Problem

Who is an addict? When asked that question, do you automatically picture the news broadcasts of the Reagan administration: minorities in the gutter, crack pipes in […]
January 19, 2018
relapse

I’ve Relapsed…Now What?

Many of us have been here before. One day, we’re doing fine – we haven’t used in a few days, weeks, months, or even years. Maybe […]
January 16, 2018

Schumer Urges Trump to Sign Fentanyl Interdiction Bill

The deadliest drug on Long Island is no longer heroin – fentanyl alone killed at least 220 people in Suffolk and Nassau counties combined in 2016. […]