February 25, 2020
COLUMBUS, Ohio (WYSX/WTTE) — In a crisis that has taken too many lives, state and community leaders are set to discuss opioid misuse prevention, education, treatment and a path forward in an upcoming town hall.
February 23, 2020
The Dispatch reported on Feb. 11 that “drug overdose deaths in Franklin County are at their highest ever.” Those of us in the funeral services business see the impact of this crisis firsthand.
December 3, 2019
In this episode, @danielrskinner interviewed Chad Jester, Vice President of Corporate Citizenship and President of the Nationwide Foundation, about Denial, Ohio, a public service campaign sponsored by the Ohio Opioid Alliance, a group of organizations from around the state.
October 17, 2019
Majority of parents talk to their kids about opioids and have become more cautious about proper prescription drug disposal after seeing Denial, OH ads. Many parents and caregivers are still not concerned that their children might misuse or abuse prescription drugs.
January 30, 2019
“Break the stigma,” and “Don’t be afraid to talk about it,” were among the messages from author and TV commentator Eric Bolling about the opioid epidemic at an appearance in Greene County this week.
December 21, 2018
The new rules, which take effect Sunday, require increased communication with patients and establish safety check points for physicians to reassess whether opioids are needed to treat pain lasting longer than six weeks.