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Posted on: August 7, 2018

Kenosha County to offer Narcan training to local Tavern League members, others at Coins Sports Bar

Narcan

The Kenosha County Division of Health, in an ongoing effort to combat the opioid epidemic, is committed to building awareness about the availability of Narcan, a medication used to reverse the effects of an opioid overdose.

With the support of local tavern...

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Posted on: March 8, 2018

Recent spate of suspected drug-related deaths raises concerns in Medical Examiner's Office

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The Kenosha County Medical Examiner’s Office and the Kenosha County Division of Health are issuing a warning about opioid and opiate use after a string of four suspected overdose deaths in Kenosha County in the last five days.

In 2017, Kenosha County had 5...

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Posted on: January 16, 2018

KHDS to host community discussion on heroin, opiate use

Kenosha Human Development Services invites the public to a community discussion on heroin and opiate use in the community.

The event will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22, at the KHDS offices, 5407 Eighth Ave. (please use the employee entra...

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