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September is National Preparedness Month

September is Emergency Preparedness Month and the Harford County Health Department recommends that all citizens, including those with disabilities, develop an emergency plan.  No one knows what may occur but preparing a plan to cover the basics can make all the difference in the world in an emergency. Preparing for an emergency involves asking questions […]

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**Upcoming Naloxone Trainings** Naloxone Training Program

New Upcoming Trainings September 26, 2017 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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