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Medication Take-Back Event

Three out of five teens say prescription pain medicines are easy to get from a parent’s or grandparent’s medicine cabinet. You can protect your teens against drug abuse and overdose by disposing of unused and expired medications. OPEN, the Opioid Prescribing Engagement Network, will be holding a medication take-back event Saturday, Oct. 27, from 10…

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Hope Not Handcuffs

Above: Judge Linda Davis presents a program about Hope Not Handcuffs. Jackie Headapohl Managing Editor Police departments to provide a pathway to treatment for addicts. People dealing with addiction in Macomb County who run afoul of the law have a chance at staying out of jail thanks to a program launched last February called Hope…

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