opioid crisis

Family photo of Tamir Rice
Family of Tamir Rice

Here are your morning headlines for Friday, June 15:

photo of opioid pills and bottles
KAREN KASLER / STATEHOUSE NEWS BUREAU

A task force of eight health insurers convened by the Ohio Attorney General’s office has come up with 15 recommendations on how they can help with Ohio’s deadly opioid crisis. Their list includes proposals on prevention, intervention and treatment of opioid addiction.

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WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

Here are your morning headlines for Monday, June 11:

A photo of the exterior of University Hospitals Ahuja Medical Center.
UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS

Here are your morning headlines for Monday, May 14:

A photo outside the federal courthouse in Cleveland, of Brenda Ryan holding up a photo of her daughter, Sheena Moore, who died of an overdose.
NICK CASTELE / IDEASTREAM

Attorneys handling hundreds of lawsuits stemming from the opioid crisis say they’re making progress in discussions between local governments and drug companies.

 

U.S. District Judge Dan Aaron Polster held a brief public hearing today to discuss the suits brought by cities, counties, Native American tribes and others against drug makers and distributors.

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