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Governor was joined by former football players who struggled with addiction

Christie: 'I believe that treatment is the only way we're going to get through this crisis'

FiOS1 speaks with County Prosecutor Gurbir Grewal about the steps the county is taking to battle the epidemic

The retrofitted stops at different locations for potential patients to obtain and learn about Narcan

The new law limits the initial supply of pain pills that can be prescribed and aids people getting into addiction treatment

Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. led efforts to pass 21st Century Cures Act

Authorities speculate that each of the 7 victims were overdosing on a type of opiate

St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Paterson says 75 percent of patients in new program have done fine with less powerful meds

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