Posts tagged "opioid overdose"

Jan. 19 news: Flu season, ADHD diagnoses, abortion denial, fertility rate

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Jan. 12 news: Flu hits thousands, hepatitis A outbreak, CHIP funds, vaccine makers

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Jan. 8 news: Police violence and public health, overdose deaths, flu, immigration and health

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Jan. 4 news: AIDS council fired, romaine and E. coli, diet rankings, pharmacists and naloxone

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Dec. 22 news: Opioids and hepatitis C, cholera in Yemen, ACA signups

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Dec. 21 news: Falling life expectancy, CHIP, cholera in Yemen, opioid deaths

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Opioid public health emergency declaration falls short of needed prevention efforts

Opioid public health emergency declaration falls short of needed prevention efforts

The president outlined his administration’s plans to prevent opioid overdoses, but according to public health leaders, his plans fall short.
News release: Opioid hospitalizations increase even as prescription opioid supply declines

News release: Opioid hospitalizations increase even as prescription opioid supply declines

Preliminary research presented today at APHA’s 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo examined the trend in hospitalizations from opioid poisonings in West Virginia, a state heavily impacted by the current opioid overdose crisis.

August 30 news: Houston’s polluted floodwaters, Harvey health dangers, study on fats and carbs, Sessions on drug overdoses

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Feb. 24 news: Heroin overdoses, transgender teens, public support for ACA

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Sept. 20 news: Zika in Florida, app to fight opioid overdose, sepsis

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July 25 news: Abortion access in Alaska, CVS in Texas makes naloxone available over the counter, behavior changes and dementia

Check out today's public health news on Monday, July 25, 2016.