A kit with naloxone, also known by its brand name Narcan, is displayed at the South Jersey AIDS Alliance in Atlantic City, N.J. on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. An overdose of opiates essentially makes the body forget to breathe. Naloxone works by blocking the brain receptors that opiates latch onto and helping the body "remember" to take in air. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Overdose Epidemic: The Push to Save Lives

MONDAY AT 11

It’s a problem we’ve been tracking for months – the drug overdose epidemic. Now, we’re talking to those on the front lines of the fight.

Reis on State of Mind

10/20: Rhue Reis on State of Mind

Rhue Reis, the GOP candidate for RI Congressional District 2, joined Dan Yorke State of Mind on Monday, October 20th.

Arts Coalition on State of Mind

10/16: Local Arts Coalition on State of Mind

Bert Crenca, Co-Founder of AS220, and David Beauchesne, Executive Director of the Rhode Island Philharmonic, joined Dan Yorke State of Mind on Thursday, October 16th.

Nesi on State of Mind

10/15: Ted Nesi on State of Mind

Ted Nesi, a reporter for WPRI.com and author of Nesi’s Notes, joined Dan Yorke State of Mind on Wednesday, October 15th.

Doughty on State of Mind

10/14: Paul Doughty on State of Mind

Paul Doughty, President of the Providence Fire Fighters IAFF Local 799, joined Dan Yorke State of Mind on Tuesday, October 14th.

Alliance Security on State of Mind

10/13: Alliance Security on State of Mind

Alliance Security, a local company that helps support victims of domestic violence with RICADV, joined Dan Yorke State of Mind on Monday, October 13th.

Paquin on State of Mind

10/10: Robert Paquin on State of Mind

Robert A. Paquin, III, Executive Director of the Rhode Island Republican Party, joined Dan Yorke State of Mind on Friday, October 10th.