Health

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The First ‘Hero Town Hall’ Meeting Revealed Heart-Wrenching Stories of Drug Addiction, But Aims to Make a Difference in the Substance Abuse War

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The First Bethel HERO Town Hall to Discuss Opiate Use, Abuse, Recovery and Prevention, April 13

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DEA Issues Public Safety Alert and Anonymous Tip Line About Fentanyl Disguised as Opioid Pain Medication, In Response to Deaths

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Gov. Malloy Announces Members to Serve on Certificate of Need Taskforce; Wants More Transparency in the Hospital Industry

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Bethel’s ‘Training For Warriors Connecticut’ Starts Global 8-Week Fitness Challenge, Joins Other TFW Fitness Clubs, April 11

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Got Drugs? National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Initiative, April 30

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Local Emergency Response Training for Bethel, Redding & Ridgefield Businesses, Residents and Volunteers, April 30

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Sen. Murphy, Health Experts and Advocates Push for New Legislation to Prevent Lead Poisoning in CT, March 29

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Senator Murphy to Spend ‘A Day In The Life’ Inside Connecticut’s Opioid Epidemic

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Foster, Esty, Clark Lead 102 House Democrats in Calling for Increased Federal Funding to Combat Opioid Epidemic

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Sen. Murphy, Sandy Hook Families, Advocates, Celebrate Committee Passage of Bipartisan Mental Health Reform Act

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Bethel Planning & Zoning Commission Approved Extension of Medical Marijuana Moratorium to Sept. 10, 2016

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CDC Releases Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain, To Limit Chronic Use

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Gov. Malloy: 7 Health Centers in CT Awarded Over $2.5 Million in Federal Funds to Expand Substance Abuse Treatment

186

Update on Asbestos in School Buildings; Report: No Health Hazard in Bethel

131

CT Dept. of Mental Health and Addiction Services Now Has a 24-Hour Hotline For Help

120

Sen. Murphy Votes for Senate Opioid Bill, Calls for More Funding, Improved Access to Medication-Assisted Treatment

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Bipartisan Outrage at the Capitol Over Gov. Malloy Withholding State Funding for CT Hospitals

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As Opioid Epidemic Grows Sen. Murphy Calls for Improved Access to Buprenorphine Treatment

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Elvis Will Be in Bethel! Relay For Life Volunteers Hard at Work Preparing for This Year’s Event for Bethel/Danbury/Redding/Brookfield

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Gov. Malloy & Lt. Gov. Wyman Applaud Committee Passage of Opioids Legislation

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CDC Report: Formaldehyde in Laminate Flooring Causes Higher Cancer Risk Than Previously Stated

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Gov. Malloy and White House Drug Policy Director Announce New ‘Pay for Success’ Initiative

120

Bethel Public Utilities Commission Alerts Residents to a Drinking Water Violation that Contains Trihalomethanes

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What They’re Saying: Leaders and Community Members Show Solid Support for Gov. Malloy’s Opioid Legislation

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Sen. Murphy Applauds Coordinated State Response to Address Opioid Crisis; Urges Action in Congress

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P&Z to Hold Public Hearing on March 8th About Amending Expiration Date of Medical Marijuana Moratorium Zoning Regs

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Cold Weather Pet Safety for Dogs, Cats and Horses

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Local Musician Griffin Anthony is Donating All Proceeds of Album to Support Rare Cancers Cure