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Delaware offering training program for treating OUD

The Delaware Department of Health and Social Services plans to offer a training program on treating opioid use disorder (OUD)…

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Pennsylvania advances legislation addressing opioid dependency

Pennsylvania’s Senate Labor and Industry Committee recently advanced legislation that aims to reduce opioid dependency. Senate Bill 147 would amend…

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Drug seizures in Nebraska increased dramatically in 2020

Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) investigators in the Omaha Division Office seized $13.3 million of marijuana and methamphetamine in 2020. Investigators…

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Maryland residents join Rep. Trone in COVID-19 vaccine webinar

Nearly 700 residents from Maryland’s Sixth District joined U.S. Rep. David Trone (D-MD) and state health officials on a COVID-19…

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New Jersey AG Grewal announces regulatory actions to address opioid epidemic

New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced four actions aimed at preventing opioid overdoses and increasing access to naloxone…

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New York receives nearly $30M for mental health, addiction

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration recently awarded eight mental health and addiction treatment centers throughout New York…

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Study finds unintended consequences of state opioid policies

A new study into state policies intended to reduce opioid overdose deaths may actually have unintended consequences that increase overdose…

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Maine Attorney General releases January drug overdose data

Maine’s Attorney General Aaron Frey, along with the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, announced they will be releasing drug…

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Michigan organization receives grant to prevent opioid deaths

The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, in collaboration with Vital Strategies, a global public health organization, recently awarded the M&M…

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Rep. Katko announces $4M in funds for mental health and substance use treatment expansion

U.S. Rep. John Katko (R-NY) announced Wednesday Wayne County would receive $4 million in federal funds to expand mental health…

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