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FDA Warning: PNC-27 Products for Cancer Treatment

MedWatch – The FDA Safety Information and Adverse Event Reporting Program PNC-27 Products: FDA Warning – Do Not Use For Treatment or Cure for Cancer AUDIENCE: Consumer ISSUE: FDA is warning consumers not to purchase or use PNC-27, a product promoted and sold through, as a treatment or cure for cancer. An FDA laboratory […]

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CLOSED: Martin Luther King Jr. Day

The Harford County Health Department will be closed on Monday, January 16, 2017 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, January 17th. Please call for any questions. 410-838-1500.

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Health Department Ready to Assist Residents with Naloxone Device Recall

County residents who received their Naloxone kits through the Harford County Health Department between May 2014 through September 2016, are urged to check their atomizer for recalled lot numbers. This request is in response to Teleflex Medical Inc.’s medical device recall for specific lots of MAD Nasal Intranasal Mucola Atomizer Device. Teleflex received complaints that […]

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**Upcoming Naloxone Trainings** Naloxone Training Program

New Upcoming Trainings January 19th Naloxone (NARCAN®, EVZIO®) is a prescription medication that safely and effectively reverses an opioid overdose. Opioid is a class of drugs that includes heroin and prescription pain relievers like oxycodone (OxyContin®, Percocet®), hydrocodone (Vicodin®, Lortab®), oxymorphone (Opana®), hydromorphone (Dilaudid®), morphine (MS Contin®), fentanyl (Duragesic®) and methadone. Naloxone does NOT:                           […]

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Division of Behavioral Health Awarded CARF Accreditation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: September 28, 2016 Contact: Molly Mraz, Communications Specialist, 410-877-1045   Harford County Health Department, Division of Behavioral Health Awarded Three-Year CARF Accreditation  Bel Air, MD –September 28, 2016—The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, CARF,  announced that the Division of Behavioral Health of the Harford County Health Department has been accredited […]

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Tobacco Cessation Schedule January- March 2017

The Harford County Health Department offers these tobacco cessation classes at no cost to all tobacco users who want to quit.  We request pre-registration for all classes.  Nicotine patches, lozenges or gum may be available at no cost to those who qualify.  For further information or to register, call (410) 612-1781 weekdays between 8:00 a.m. […]

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