January 11, 2021
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The public health spotlight is on COVID-19, but the opioid epidemic still is a major priority in Ohio with a continued tragically high number of drug-overdose deaths.
October 10, 2020
LIMA — Opiate overdoses were on the decline in Allen County, as federal and state funding gave way to a rapid expansion of treatment and public access to the overdose-reversal agent naloxone.
October 1, 2020
Drug overdoses killed more Ohioans in May than in any month in at least 14 years, a potential side effect of the coronavirus pandemic that leaders fear could flare up again before things get back to normal.
September 10, 2020
TOLEDO, Ohio — The Toledo Fire & Rescue Department is teaming up with the Toledo-Lucas County Health Department and the HEALing Communities Study to bring a harm reduction program to the local community.
August 31, 2020
Clinton Foundation works to put naloxone in recovery homes as opioid epidemic is overshadowed by COVID pandemic
Overdose deaths are rising at double-digit rates this year as people recovering from addiction have been locked down and shut out of their usual support systems.