Xylazine Wound Care Guide

Xylazine Wound Care Guide

Harm Reduction Ohio’s partner NEXT Distro of New York City prepared this Xylazine Wound Care Guide, which can be found here and below. Harm Reduction Ohio published a study January 4, 2024, on xylazine’s frequency in Ohio’s drug supply. That study...
Ohio overdose deaths continue at high pace in 2023

Ohio overdose deaths continue at high pace in 2023

Deaths fall for White residents, increase for Black residents A total of 2,265 overdose deaths of Ohio residents have been confirmed and reported so far in 2023, according to data in the Ohio Department of Health mortality data. That’s almost exactly the same...
Ohio overdose deaths drop slightly in 2022, preliminary data show

Ohio overdose deaths drop slightly in 2022, preliminary data show

Deaths fell most in early 2022… …then increased late in year   Overdose deaths declined about 5% in 2022 vs. 2021, according to a Harm Reduction Ohio analysis of preliminary Ohio Department of Health mortality data. The final overdose death count for 2022...