Police found her unconscious in her car at the Verrazano Bridge toll plaza. The next day she was dead.
Naloxone will be available in 650 Duane Reade and Walgreens across the state.
$272,000 will be set aside for naloxone kits and heroin-overdose response training in New York State's 3,000 school districts.
The new contract will offer a $6 rebate per dose, reducing the wholesale price of the drug by nearly 20 percent.
No good deed goes unpunished.
During an overdose, opiate molecules attach themselves to the brain and slow a victim's breathing. Naloxone safely displaces these molecules.
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