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ST. JOHNSBURY, VT - FEBRUARY 06: Drugs are prepared to shoot intravenously by a user addicted to heroin on February 6, 2014 in St. Johnsbury Vermont. (Spencer Platt, Getty Images)
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Heroin addiction information would be expanded under proposed legislation

Health experts have said drug addiction, particularly heroin addiction, is an epidemic in New Jersey's cities, suburbs and rural areas. To help address the crisis, Assemblywoman Mary Pat Angelini (R-Ocean) has introduced a bill that would require the state's substance abuse treatment facilities to post information about their services on county and state websites.

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Working to stop the heroin epidemic in its tracks

In the fifth and final installment of our week-long series on New Jersey’s heroin epidemic, we look at a wide spectrum of efforts that are underway to stop kids from getting addicted to opiate drugs.

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Steve Drzewoszewski, Intensive Outpatient Coordinator at the Carrier Clinic. (David Matthau, Townsquare Media NJ)
Steve Drzewoszewski, Intensive Outpatient Coordinator at the Carrier Clinic. (David Matthau, Townsquare Media NJ)
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What happens when drug treatment ends?

In Part 4 of our week-long series on New Jersey's heroin epidemic, we examine drug treatment programs and their effectiveness, and what happens after treatment.

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NJ man beats the odds, kicks his heroin addiction

Two years ago, 25-year-old Vinnie S. had no concerns about dying. The former drug addict's primary goal was to "feel nothing" as he continued to feed his heroin habit. A lot has changed in his life since that very dark time.

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Narcan’s impact on New Jersey’s heroin epidemic

In Part 2 of a week-long series on New Jersey's heroin epidemic, we take a look at the heroin antidote Narcan, how's it's being used by law enforcement and emergency medical personnel in the state, and it's impact on the growing drug problem.

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Heroin use continues to rise in New Jersey

In part one of a five-part series on new Jersey's heroin epidemic, we examine the growing problem of drug use in the Garden State and what is being done to combat the situation.

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Heroin pill circulating in New Jersey

The New Jersey State Police are warning of a pill version of heroin popping up in South Jersey, especially in Burlington, Camden and Gloucester counties.

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NJ hospitals handling more heroin overdose victims

As New Jersey's heroin epidemic continues to grow, hospital emergency rooms throughout the state are treating a growing number of overdose victims.

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Ilya Hemlin, Townsquare Media NJ
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8 charged following raids on alleged NJ heroin mills

Eight people were arrested after two alleged high-volume heroin mills were shuttered by authorities in northern New Jersey.

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NJ authorities take down heroin ring

NJ authorities take down heroin ring

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