Rising Opioid-Related Deaths Impact Kane County's BudgetThe coroner in Kane County says rising opioid-related deaths has caused a budget overrun.
Grieving Mother Upset Community Movie Night Will Be Near Gravesite Of SonA modern classic movie set to play Saturday night in an open space is causing controversy because it is in part of a cemetery. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports the plan isn’t sitting well with a woman whose son is buried there.
Opioid Overdose Patients Causing Spike In ER VisitsThe CDC sounded an alarm over a troubling trend in Illinois -- a dramatic rise in emergency room visits for suspected overdoses.
Proposed Wheaton Residential Drug Rehab Facility Draws ConcernsWhile nearly 80 people were killed by opioids in DuPage County in 2017, when it comes to treatment, some are saying "not in my backyard."
Chicago Surgeon Sets Up Medication Disposal ProgramDr. Jonah Stulberg is taking steps to ensure highly-addictive opioid medications don't fall into the wrong hands.
Narcan: The Overdose Antidote Drawing Some BacklashNumbers provided by the state show Naloxone, also known as Narcan, use by emergency responders has increased 250 percent.
Lake County Deputies Save 25th Person From Opioid Overdose This YearSheriff’s deputies administered Naloxone and the man regained consciousness and began breathing again.
Walgreens To Begin Selling Opioid Overdose Reversal DrugNaloxone, also known as Narcan, is a medicine that can reverse the effects of an overdose from opioid drugs or heroin within seconds.