Horizon Blog

NYS Takes Action Against Fentanyl Overdoses

July 30th, 2020

NYS is taking action against the rise in fentanyl related overdoses. Last week, New York State Office of Addiction Services and Supports (OASAS) announced their new public awareness “Prevent Overdose” campaign. This new fentanyl campaign is designed to prevent overdose deaths and empower the public with information needed to help save lives. As we live […]

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Fentanyl Laced Heroin: What you need to know

January 29th, 2017

Fentanyl is a powerful opioid medication often used to treat late stage cancer patients and those recovering from surgery.  Fentanyl has made it’s way onto our streets and is often hidden in counterfeit pills or mixed with heroin without the user’s knowledge.  In addition, some drug dealers are using an illicit version of fentanyl, to increase the potency of […]

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