CeDAR in the News

The U.S. should rethink its entire approach to painkillers and the people addicted to them

Monday, July 24, 2017

In a comprehensive report on what must be done to staunch the toll of opiates in the United States, a panel of the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine makes clear that steps needed to prevent the creation of future opiate addicts will drive some people who are now dependent on

Veteran paramedic with UCHealth EMS describes a "dark side" to Fort Collins that few are willing to admit exists

Friday, March 31, 2017

There were 17 reported heroin and opioid overdoses admitted to the Poudre Valley Hospital Emergency Room in 2015, based on recorded diagnoses at the time. That number spiked to 31 in 2016.

As of Monday, there were already 10 this year.

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