Tag: opioid addiction

  • Healthcare Advocates Gather in Remembrance for Overdose Awareness

    Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program (BHCHP) hosted an event on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, in honor of International Overdose Awareness Day and to remember those who have lost their lives to opioid-related overdoses. The memorial was hosted at the South End Branch of the Boston Public Library at 685 Tremont St. and at […]

  • National Circus Distracts From ‘Trump-like’ cuts in Mass.

    National Circus Distracts From ‘Trump-like’ cuts in Mass.

    In recent weeks, many activists have focused on Donald Trump’s shenanigans. He really can’t help himself, can he? Other activists have been glued to their TV sets, computers and phones closely following the health care debate, as they should. However, while we’re distracted by the antics going on in D.C., things are going on in […]

  • LOGAN GODFREY: Haverhill rapper rhymes against opioid abuse

    LOGAN GODFREY: Haverhill rapper rhymes against opioid abuse

    Heroin and opiate-related deaths within Massachusetts have seen a significant spike in numbers in 2015. It’s a monster that grows day by day. Haverhill native and up-and-coming rapper Logan Godfrey has something to say about how the epidemic is affecting him, his hometown and his career. “I was writing against opiates and substance abuse even […]