Overdose deaths are now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States, exceeding even motor vehicle accidents among people ages 25 to 64. Many deaths caused by opioid overdose are preventable if Narcan (Naloxone Hydrochloride) is administered along with an immediate call to 911.
Nancy Blamer discusses the treatment options available at the Center for Addiction Treatment.
The office of Mike Dewine creates Heroin task force to combat the growing epidemic and the impact of overdoses in Ohio.
The Center for Chemical Additions Treatment is one of only three centers across the state working to get a special drug into the right hands to save lives from opiate overdoses.
A new treatment program for problem gambling is now available at the Center for Chemical Addictions Treatment. Call the hotline at 513-381-6672.