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The federal government's response is so far from appropriate, so far from adequate and so far from stemming the tide of death that many have lost hope.
He found the woman in an apartment lobby.
An Ohio officer suffered an accidental overdose after a drug arrest.
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Sherri Kent said doctors told her Michael likely overdosed on the drug.
"It's desperate times in Vancouver."
The dramatic video captures a very real side of the opioid crisis.
B.C. officials say they are pleased with the RCMP's plan.
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The health minister was in B.C. to discuss fentanyl deaths.
Charges are yet to be laid.
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Andrew Frye was found dead at a hotel in suburban Ohio.
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Authorities are still investigating how Prince obtained the drugs.
Ontario just announced that it is starting its war against addiction and deaths from opioid overdoses by targeting the elderly and disabled. Beginning in January 2017, Ontario will no longer cover the cost of higher doses of certain pain medications on its drug benefit formulary.
Fentanyl, which is up to 100 times more powerful than morphine, was linked to hundreds of overdose deaths in B.C in the first six months of this year.