fentanyl

Ohio overdose death toll exceeds 5,000 in 2020

The death toll for 2020 breaks another threshold: 5,000 deaths in a single year. It's important to remember that a…

3 years ago

Ohio zip codes with the highest overdose death rates

Harm Reduction Ohio lists the Ohio zip codes with the worst overdose rates, plus every zip code that suffered 50…

3 years ago

Would you take a free fentanyl test strip from this man?

You should. Tino may save your life. "Drug checking" with fentanyl test strips is an inexpensive way to prevent overdoses…

6 years ago

How much fentanyl will kill you?

A lot less than you think.

6 years ago

In Youngstown newspaper, Harm Reduction Ohio dispels myth about fentanyl

You can't overdose from casual contact on the skin or a whiff in the air.

6 years ago

The history of fentanyl, its analogs and designer drugs, as explained in historic 1985 article

Drug overdose epidemic predicted. Jack Shafer, now senior media writer at Politico, wrote an article in Science 85 magazine in March 1985…

6 years ago

Read Harm Reduction Ohio column in Cincinnati Enquirer on drug overdoses

Harm Reduction Ohio President Dennis Cauchon published this column in the Cincinnati Enquirer today. It’s time to stop talking about…

6 years ago

Harm Reduction Ohio’s testimony on Senate Bill 1, Ohio’s sloppily written “get tough” on fentanyl bill

Bill punishes diluting fentanyl, not fentanyl. Will likely increase overdose death in Ohio. Senate Bill 1: Testimony, Ohio House Criminal…

6 years ago

Ohio House committee passes bill likely to increase fentanyl overdoses

Proposed law severely punishes diluting fentanyl to make it safer Full House likely to approve this week The Ohio House…

6 years ago

STORY OUTDATED: Fentanyl found in most cocaine and meth in Ohio, lab tests show

About 70% of seized cocaine and 60% of meth contained fentanyl in 2017 State provides lab results on 5,600 cases…

6 years ago

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