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Opioid abuse in college students is on the rise, it needs to stop

Isabel Ivancovich, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019

After living in Isla Vista for a year and a half, I thought I had seen it all when it comes to college parties. When I think about my time here, opioids don’t necessarily come to mind. These substances have never been brou...

New overdose medication saves lives in Santa Barbara County

AIDAN ANDERSON, Channels Staff

November 13, 2017

A new life-saving medication has made its way into the hands of the Santa Barbara’s Sheriff’s Department, and is already preventing opioid overdoses from taking lives. Naloxone, a nasal spray drug designed to reverse the ef...

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