WV Overdose Patients Spurned Heroin Rehab Referrals

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In five hours last August in Cabell County, W.Va., 26 drug overdoses were reported after a batch of heroin laced with fentanyl and an elephant sedative was sold in the region. A follow-up study of the outbreak indicates 20 overdose patients were treated at hospital emergency departments, where 12 patients left against medical advice. And the . . .

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