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|DHMH Warns of Potent and Deadly Drug Combination|
| Maryland’s Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) reports an increase in the number of deaths linked to a potent and deadly batch of heroin that is tainted with fentanyl, a powerful synthetic opioid, DHMH announced on Friday. |
According to OCME data, between September 2013 and today, at least 37 Maryland deaths were caused by the lethal drug combination. The fentanyl/heroin deaths represent approximately 12 percent of 318 overdose deaths during the same time period. This represents the preliminary total of overdose deaths for the period between September 2013 and January 2014.
Read the press release here.
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|Roos Foods Cheeses Pose Possible Health Risk|
|Roos Foods has voluntarily expanded their February 23, 2014 recall to include all lots of Amigo and Mexicana brands of Requesón (part-skim ricotta in 15 oz. and 16 oz. plastic containers and all lots of Amigo, Mexicana and Santa Rosa De Lima brands of Queso de Huerta (fresh curd cheese). |
Roos Foods include the following brands: Santa Rosa de Lima, Amigo, Mexicana, Suyapa, La Chapina, and La Purisima Crema Nica.
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|Free Screening of The Anonymous People|
| Don't miss your chance to see THE ANONYMOUS PEOPLE, a powerful documentary about the over 23 million Americans living in long-term recovery from alcohol and other drug addiction. |
March 10, 2014
Eklton Town Hall
100 Railroad Avenue, Second Floor
Elkton, MD 21921
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March 27, 2014 April 10, 2014
Generation Station Youth Center
1 Randalia Road
Chesapeake City, MD 219115
Click here to register.
80 South Main Street
Port Deposit, MD 21904Click here to register
April 24, 20147:00 p.m.Cecilton Volunteer Fire Company, 101 E. Main StreetCecilton, MD 21913Click here to register
May 12, 2014 May 28, 2014
Cecil County Public Library - Perryville Branch
500 Coudon Blvd.
Perryville, Maryland 21903
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Cecil County Public Library - Rising Sun Branch
111 Colonial Way
Rising Sun, Maryland 21911Click here to register
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|Looking for Mental Health or Substance Abuse Services? Search No More|
| The Behavioral Health Providers List is a referral and resource list of mental health and substance abuse outpatient providers located in Cecil County and surrounding areas. |
The Alcohol & Drug Recovery Center (ADRC) Resource Guide
provides a list of alcohol and drug recovery resources.
If you can't find what you need, you can also contact the Mental Health Core Service Agency, 410-996-5112 or the Alcohol and Drug Recovery Center, 410-996-5106.
For Behavioral Health Crisis Assistance:
Interpreting services are available free of charge to all clients receiving Cecil County Health Department services.
Se ofrecen servicios de intérpretes gratuitos a todos los clientes que reciban servicios del
Departamento de Salud del Condado de Cecil. En Español 410-996-5550
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