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Tucson, Pima County Sue Opioid Industry
The suit claims manufacturers deceived the public about the addictive nature of opioids.
How Cartel Crime Affects Tucson
TPD Chief Chris Magnus says trafficked drugs pose the biggest threat.
Pima County Sheriff's Deputies to Carry Anti-Overdose Drug
The agency originally claimed the nasal spray Narcan was "impractical" to carry.
Meth Seizures at the Border Continue to Rise
The DEA says Arizona is one of the primary places meth enters the country.
Combined Meth and Heroin Use More Prevalent, Doctor Says
Understanding how the brain responds to stimulants like meth.
Family Shares Daughter's Battle With Heroin, Meth
They want legislative change to prevent families from suffering similar losses.
Cochise County to Form Opioid Overdose Investigative Team
The county received a grant to track and prevent opioid-related deaths.
Tucson Police Focusing on Opioids
The department wants other law enforcement agencies to join their efforts.
Drug 'Take-Back Day' Chance to Dispose of Old Prescriptions
The DEA is partnering with local law enforcement Saturday to collect unneeded or expired prescription drugs.
UA Center Connects Drug Researchers to Industry
The Center for Drug Discovery also links students with leading pharmaceutical companies.
Arizona Opioid Helpline Takes More Than 1,000 Calls, Officials Say
The 24/7 service is being touted as the first of its kind in the nation.
Arizona Sues Maker of Oxycontin
Lawsuit claims Purdue Pharma violated a judicial order regarding claims made in advertisements.
FDA Cracking Down On E-Cigarettes
The agency's commissioner says the rate of teen vaping has reached an "epidemic proportion."
Officials Credit Southern Arizona Drug Seizures to Stonegarden Funding
Law enforcement officials point to the governor's Border Strike Force and Operation Stonegarden grants as factors in their success.
Addiction in Cochise County
Episode 1: A look at the county's most recent effort to counteract overdose and addiction.
TMC Sues Opioid Industry
The hospital is the first in Arizona to sue opioid manufacturers and distributors.
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