Tag: opiates

  • Growing Opiate Addiction in NY Troubles Lawmakers

    Growing Opiate Addiction in NY Troubles Lawmakers

    March 3, 2014 Brooklyn Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz says the state is “ill-equipped” to properly address the opiate addiction crisis in New York. This legislative session, Cymbrowitz, chair of the Assembly Committee on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, is asking for increased funding to the Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services and is looking to pass…