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Waxahachie Daily Light
Ellis County drug take back event collects 860 pounds of medication Posted May. 4, 2016 at 7:43 PM Ellis County citizens participated in the Nat
Ellis County drug take back event collects 860 pounds of medication
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 9 hours ago
Posted May. 4, 2016 at 7:43 PM Ellis County citizens participated in the National Prescription Drug Take Back Event on Saturday.After residents cleaned out their medicine cabinets... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichat gtcitydesk@scni.com. Skateboarding clinics set On Tuesdays, Wednesday and
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 12 hours ago
at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Skateboarding clinics set On Tuesdays, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m. at the Town of Greenwich skate park, the Town of Greenwich will be offering Skateboarding Clinics through May 12. The classes are... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichat gtcitydesk@scni.com. Skateboarding clinics set On Tuesdays, Wednesday and
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Skateboarding clinics set On Tuesdays, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m. at the Town of Greenwich skate park, the Town of Greenwich will be offering Skateboarding Clinics through May 12. The classes are... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Language, culture often barriers to better health care for Chattanooga's growing Latino populationis shy and a bit nervous. She doesn't want to discuss the specific reason she
Language, culture often barriers to better health care for Chattanooga's growing Latino population
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
is shy and a bit nervous. She doesn't want to discuss the specific reason she is here at the Clinica Medicos office on 23d Street — it is too private, she said through an interpreter — but she had a child recently and, for the first... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Thousands of prescription pills collected in River Region drug take back dayagencies across the country asked their communities Saturday. The DEA partnere
Thousands of prescription pills collected in River Region drug take back day
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
agencies across the country asked their communities Saturday. The DEA partnered with local police departments to get rid of prescription pills for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. Prattville Police partnered with The Medicine Shoppe and... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Thousands of prescription pills collected in River Region drug take back dayagencies across the country asked their communities Saturday. The DEA partnere
Thousands of prescription pills collected in River Region drug take back day
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
agencies across the country asked their communities Saturday. The DEA partnered with local police departments to get rid of prescription pills for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. Prattville Police partnered with The Medicine Shoppe and... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Nonprofit's new tactic in Portland drug battle: free meth pipesOn Saturdays, anyone can walk through the back door of a street-side community
Nonprofit's new tactic in Portland drug battle: free meth pipes
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
On Saturdays, anyone can walk through the back door of a street-side community center in North Portland and pick up a snack, toothbrush or even a meth pipe. Bagels and sandwiches sit on a side table, tourniquets and condoms on others. The spread... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Man found guilty of breaking into animal shelters across Ohio Local DELAWARE, Ohio — A Morrow County man was found guilty late Friday of b
Man found guilty of breaking into animal shelters across Ohio
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
Local DELAWARE, Ohio — A Morrow County man was found guilty late Friday of being part of a crime trio that authorities say stole cash, electronics, animal medicine and a puppy from Ohio... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Sea lion rescues ‘a labor of love’ for Oxnard womanand animal care manager at the Channel Islands Marine & Wildlife Institute in G
Sea lion rescues ‘a labor of love’ for Oxnard woman
Ventura County Star / Posted 5 days ago
and animal care manager at the Channel Islands Marine & Wildlife Institute in Gaviota, treats a sea lion pup with the help of volunteers Lindsey Hart (left) and Courteney Breit. Rescued sea lion pups hang out in the outdoor pens at Channel Islands... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Dr. William Hurst recognized for volunteer effortsFor years, Dr. William R. Hurst has cared for hundreds of patients in his offic
Dr. William Hurst recognized for volunteer efforts
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 5 days ago
For years, Dr. William R. Hurst has cared for hundreds of patients in his office. Recently, he was recognized for his volunteer work out of it. On the closing day of this year’s St. Bernards Medical Group Health & Fitness Expo, he received the 2016... Read more
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The Mercury News
Carolyn Livengood: Skyline College in San Bruno launches partnership with Base 11Skyline College in San Bruno launched a momentous partnership with nonprofit Ba
Carolyn Livengood: Skyline College in San Bruno launches partnership with Base 11
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
Skyline College in San Bruno launched a momentous partnership with nonprofit Base 11 on April 6 to bring students the tools -- and the training -- to become the next great science, technology, engineering, mathematics leaders and entrepreneurs of the... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Drug take back events planned for SaturdayLocal law enforcement will host a prescription drug take back event on Saturday
Drug take back events planned for Saturday
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 6 days ago
Local law enforcement will host a prescription drug take back event on Saturday.Officers will be collecting unused and expired prescription and over-the-counter medications for appropriate disposal between the hours of 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.This program... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Ecuador rallies after earthquake; relief donations sought locallyVOLUNTEERS IN CUENCA, Ecuador, pack up food for victims of the 7.8-magnitude ea
Ecuador rallies after earthquake; relief donations sought locally
The Addison County Independent / Posted 6 days ago
VOLUNTEERS IN CUENCA, Ecuador, pack up food for victims of the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that struck the South American nation on April 16. Hundreds were killed in the quake and some 25,000 people were left homeless. Photo by Fran Putnam CUENCA,... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Program Works to Collect Unused PillsA program that collects hundreds of pounds of prescription drugs off the street
Program Works to Collect Unused Pills
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 7 days ago
A program that collects hundreds of pounds of prescription drugs off the streets could be in danger. "There's a lot of people that if you open your medicine cabinet up, you've got pills that are expired from three years ago, you know, what do you do... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Lakeland volunteer-run clinic seeing surge in dental care patientsThe Lakeland Volunteers in Medicine (LVIM) clinic is seeing an surge of patient
Lakeland volunteer-run clinic seeing surge in dental care patients
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
The Lakeland Volunteers in Medicine (LVIM) clinic is seeing an surge of patients seeking dental services. Clinic run mostly by volunteers Nonprofit recently received a county grant which subsidized hiring a full-time dentist, dental staff Many of... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Rescue dogs and Zumba classes part of innovative Kingston Hospital plan to tackle dementiaZumba classes, 1950s music and a rescue dog are at the forefront of an ambitiou
Rescue dogs and Zumba classes part of innovative Kingston Hospital plan to tackle dementia
Kingston Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
Zumba classes, 1950s music and a rescue dog are at the forefront of an ambitious plan by Kingston Hospital to shift attitudes away from the “clinical approach” of caring for people living with dementia. A patient takes aim in one of the hospital's... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Acts of Kindness: Open Hearts Ministry They make everything from hats to blankets, quilts, sleeping mats, scarves an
Acts of Kindness: Open Hearts Ministry
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 8 days ago
They make everything from hats to blankets, quilts, sleeping mats, scarves and dresses. Their mission is to help the poor, sick, homeless and hurting throughout the county,... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
9Health Fair in Granby7:30 - 11:30 a.m. April 30 at Granby Elementary School. This year’s Granby 9Hea
9Health Fair in Granby
SkyHi Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
7:30 - 11:30 a.m. April 30 at Granby Elementary School. This year’s Granby 9Health Fair is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Granby with generous assistance and coordination from Grand County EMS. Drug disposal will be offered at this year’s... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Volunteers in Medicine receives Les Schwab Tire Centers grant | News - Home Volunteers in Medicine Clinic of the Cascades (VIM) is please
Volunteers in Medicine receives Les Schwab Tire Centers grant
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 days ago
| News - Home Volunteers in Medicine Clinic of the Cascades (VIM) is pleased to announce a donation of $5,000 from Les... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Bangor girl with rare medical condition gets dream swing setBANGOR, Maine — Abby MacDonald dropped her school backpack on the edge of her l
Bangor girl with rare medical condition gets dream swing set
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
BANGOR, Maine — Abby MacDonald dropped her school backpack on the edge of her lawn Monday afternoon and took off running with her friend Cricket Eastman toward a new structure in the side yard — a swing set with its own clubhouse. “It’s so cool,”... Read more
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Vail Daily
In the Vail Valley, concussions are both commonplace and dangerousthat much? “Yes,” Greene said, “and so has awareness.” Centers for Disease Co
In the Vail Valley, concussions are both commonplace and dangerous
Vail Daily / Posted 9 days ago
that much? “Yes,” Greene said, “and so has awareness.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data show the amount of reported concussions has doubled in the past 10 years. The American Academy of Pediatrics has reported that emergency room... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Women of Excellence awards announcedThe May Court Club of Chatham has announced the recipients of the organization’
Women of Excellence awards announced
Chatham Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
The May Court Club of Chatham has announced the recipients of the organization’s formal recognition of local Women of Excellence. The club opened nominations in five categories last fall when president Penny McGregor announced; “Our members are... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
A balanced approachWendell Millizer's professional life and his life at home is all about balance.
A balanced approach
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 11 days ago
Wendell Millizer's professional life and his life at home is all about balance. His work as a Level 2 jail supervisor at the Marshall County Sheriff's Office dictates that he balances "kindness with enforcement." The same could be said for life at... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Local news in brief for April 23, 2016Priest prayer vigil, funeral announced The Diocese of St. Augustine will hold
Local news in brief for April 23, 2016
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 11 days ago
Priest prayer vigil, funeral announced The Diocese of St. Augustine will hold a prayer vigil and funeral Mass for Father Rene Wayne. A prayer vigil will be at 7 p.m. Monday at San Sebastian Catholic Church, 1112 State Road 16. On Tuesday, there will... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Citizens sponsor Earth Day cleanupto Work Day event 6 to 9 a.m. May 20 at the log cabin in downtown Warren, will
Citizens sponsor Earth Day cleanup
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
to Work Day event 6 to 9 a.m. May 20 at the log cabin in downtown Warren, will hold a planning meeting noon today at TNP offices on North Park Avenue. COOK-OUT FOR SECOND HARVEST: The Gibson Insurance Agency, 984 Tibbetts-Wick Road, Girard,... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
Lacombe ringette wraps up 2015-16 seasonLacombe Ringette held its end of the year banquet early this month to mark anot
Lacombe ringette wraps up 2015-16 season
Lacombe Globe / Posted 13 days ago
Lacombe Ringette held its end of the year banquet early this month to mark another successful season by local ringette players. There was just over 100 players this season from the local area on 10 teams. Players were mainly from Lacombe, but also... Read more
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Mount Shasta Area Newspapers
Mt. Shasta area Earth Day event scheduledon education and community empowerment.Opening the event in the early afternoon
Mt. Shasta area Earth Day event scheduled
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers / Posted 13 days ago
on education and community empowerment.Opening the event in the early afternoon will be a session on Visioning for the City of Mount Shasta. What future do people want to see in our town? How can we develop sustainably? What economic activities... Read more
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Everett Herald
Shanon Tysland uses his time now to help othersThursday, April 21, 2016, 12:01 a.m. Tonight, The Herald Business Journal will
Shanon Tysland uses his time now to help others
Everett Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Thursday, April 21, 2016, 12:01 a.m. Tonight, The Herald Business Journal will announce the 2016 recipient of the Emerging Leaders Award. Last week and this week, we are profiling 12 finalists, who were chosen by a panel of judges... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Gaylord Dispensary Raided, Community ReactsAn Otsego County man is in jail tonight after a raid at a medical marijuana dis
Gaylord Dispensary Raided, Community Reacts
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 15 days ago
An Otsego County man is in jail tonight after a raid at a medical marijuana dispensary. Today SANE detectives executed a search warrant at Cloud 45, a home and another building. There they found edibles, 40 marijuana plants and more than 4 and a... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Summit County welcomes 9Health Fair for 26th yearHealth-care costs in Summit County might remain high, but everyone’s yearly cha
Summit County welcomes 9Health Fair for 26th year
Summit Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
Health-care costs in Summit County might remain high, but everyone’s yearly chance to get discounted screenings and information arrives this upcoming weekend. The 9Health Fair, a longtime annual tradition in the community and sponsored by Summit... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Reliving the past to educate the futureSelheimer set up a recruiting booth in a hotel on the square of Lewistown. With
Reliving the past to educate the future
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
Selheimer set up a recruiting booth in a hotel on the square of Lewistown. Within one hour he went from captain of 35 volunteers to 99 volunteers. They were ready to leave that afternoon and reported to Gov. Curtin later that evening in Harrisburg.... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Summit welcomes 9Health Fair for 26th yearHealth-care costs in Summit County might remain high, but everyone’s yearly cha
Summit welcomes 9Health Fair for 26th year
Summit Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
Health-care costs in Summit County might remain high, but everyone’s yearly chance to get discounted screenings and information arrives this upcoming weekend. The 9Health Fair, a longtime annual tradition in the community and sponsored by Summit... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Florence police officer shot, transported to hospitalTucsonan grows from troubled teen to professional MMA fighterTucsonan grows fro
Florence police officer shot, transported to hospital
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 17 days ago
Tucsonan grows from troubled teen to professional MMA fighterTucsonan grows from troubled teen to professional MMA fighter Joel Champion, a Tucsonan, is making a name for himself as a mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter. Champion said he was a troubled... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Weekly Calendar, April 17, 2016 April 17 Off the Shelf event, 1 p.m., Crystal Books and Gifts, 436 Main St.,
Weekly Calendar, April 17, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
April 17 Off the Shelf event, 1 p.m., Crystal Books and Gifts, 436 Main St., “Meditation” presentation by Tom Lynch with Acupuncture for Accelerated Healing, seating limited, crystalbooksandgifts.com,... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Woman accused of sending 'methmail' to jail inmatesTucsonan grows from troubled teen to professional MMA fighterTucsonan grows fro
Woman accused of sending 'methmail' to jail inmates
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 18 days ago
Tucsonan grows from troubled teen to professional MMA fighterTucsonan grows from troubled teen to professional MMA fighter Joel Champion, a Tucsonan, is making a name for himself as a mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter. Champion said he was a troubled... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Father arrested for burning teen son who got tattooTucsonan grows from troubled teen to professional MMA fighterTucsonan grows fro
Father arrested for burning teen son who got tattoo
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 18 days ago
Tucsonan grows from troubled teen to professional MMA fighterTucsonan grows from troubled teen to professional MMA fighter Joel Champion, a Tucsonan, is making a name for himself as a mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter. Champion said he was a troubled... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Tucsonan grows from troubled teen to professional MMA fighter Joel Champion, a Tucsonan, is making a name for himself as a mixed martial ar
Tucsonan grows from troubled teen to professional MMA fighter
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 18 days ago
Joel Champion, a Tucsonan, is making a name for himself as a mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter. Champion said he was a troubled... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
AZ officials line up to welcome federal lawsuit challenging voter accessTucsonan grows from troubled teen to professional MMA fighterTucsonan grows fro
AZ officials line up to welcome federal lawsuit challenging voter access
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 18 days ago
Tucsonan grows from troubled teen to professional MMA fighterTucsonan grows from troubled teen to professional MMA fighter Joel Champion, a Tucsonan, is making a name for himself as a mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter. Champion said he was a troubled... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Horse put down after accident during race at Turf Paradiseat no cost, all weekend. The Southern Arizona Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (
Horse put down after accident during race at Turf Paradise
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 18 days ago
at no cost, all weekend. The Southern Arizona Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program and the IRS will continue to offer free, online tax preparation for both federal and state tax returns. Tax day is right around the corner and some... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Church hosting card shower for same-sex recipients of hate mailat no cost, all weekend. The Southern Arizona Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (
Church hosting card shower for same-sex recipients of hate mail
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 18 days ago
at no cost, all weekend. The Southern Arizona Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program and the IRS will continue to offer free, online tax preparation for both federal and state tax returns. Tax day is right around the corner and some... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Woman reported missing in midtown Tucsonat no cost, all weekend. The Southern Arizona Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (
Woman reported missing in midtown Tucson
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 18 days ago
at no cost, all weekend. The Southern Arizona Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program and the IRS will continue to offer free, online tax preparation for both federal and state tax returns. Tax day is right around the corner and some... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Las Vegas: a place to get rich, but where the poor die youngerknows that 46 is far too young to be having major heart problems. He recently
Las Vegas: a place to get rich, but where the poor die younger
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 18 days ago
knows that 46 is far too young to be having major heart problems. He recently sat atop an exam table at a clinic that offers free health care for uninsured residents and spoke about a hard fact of his life: Las Vegas is killing him. Garcia is... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
MS a uniquely Canadian problemIt is one of the great mysteries of modern medicine: Why, of all places, does C
MS a uniquely Canadian problem
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 19 days ago
It is one of the great mysteries of modern medicine: Why, of all places, does Canada have the highest incidence of multiple sclerosis in the world? An estimated 100,000 Canadians suffer from the debilitating condition, which involves the destruction... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Wilton
Wilton Health Officials Put Pill Procedures To The Test In DrillSTAMFORD, Conn. — Health officials from across Fairfield County came together f
Wilton Health Officials Put Pill Procedures To The Test In Drill
The Daily Voice - Wilton / Posted 20 days ago
STAMFORD, Conn. — Health officials from across Fairfield County came together for a drill Thursday in Stamford to find out what it would take to hand out life-saving medication in a public health emergency. They handed out Tic-Tacs instead of real... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Darien
Darien Health Officials Put Pill Procedures To The Test In DrillSTAMFORD, Conn. — Health officials from across Fairfield County came together f
Darien Health Officials Put Pill Procedures To The Test In Drill
The Daily Voice - Darien / Posted 20 days ago
STAMFORD, Conn. — Health officials from across Fairfield County came together for a drill Thursday in Stamford to find out what it would take to hand out life-saving medication in a public health emergency. They handed out Tic-Tacs instead of real... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Norwalk
Norwalk Health Officials Put Pill Procedures To The Test In DrillSTAMFORD, Conn. — Health officials from across Fairfield County came together f
Norwalk Health Officials Put Pill Procedures To The Test In Drill
The Daily Voice - Norwalk / Posted 20 days ago
STAMFORD, Conn. — Health officials from across Fairfield County came together for a drill Thursday in Stamford to find out what it would take to hand out life-saving medication in a public health emergency. They handed out Tic-Tacs instead of real... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Westport Health Officials Put Pill Procedures To The Test In DrillSTAMFORD, Conn. — Health officials from across Fairfield County came together f
Westport Health Officials Put Pill Procedures To The Test In Drill
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 20 days ago
STAMFORD, Conn. — Health officials from across Fairfield County came together for a drill Thursday in Stamford to find out what it would take to hand out life-saving medication in a public health emergency. They handed out Tic-Tacs instead of real... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
Greenwich Health Officials Put Pill Procedures To The Test In DrillSTAMFORD, Conn. — Health officials from across Fairfield County came together f
Greenwich Health Officials Put Pill Procedures To The Test In Drill
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 20 days ago
STAMFORD, Conn. — Health officials from across Fairfield County came together for a drill Thursday in Stamford to find out what it would take to hand out life-saving medication in a public health emergency. They handed out Tic-Tacs instead of real... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
Stamford Health Officials Put Pill Procedures To The Test In DrillSTAMFORD, Conn. — Health officials from across Fairfield County came together f
Stamford Health Officials Put Pill Procedures To The Test In Drill
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted 20 days ago
STAMFORD, Conn. — Health officials from across Fairfield County came together for a drill Thursday in Stamford to find out what it would take to hand out life-saving medication in a public health emergency. They handed out Tic-Tacs instead of real... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
Fairfield Health Officials Put Pill Procedures To The Test In DrillSTAMFORD, Conn. — Health officials from across Fairfield County came together f
Fairfield Health Officials Put Pill Procedures To The Test In Drill
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 20 days ago
STAMFORD, Conn. — Health officials from across Fairfield County came together for a drill Thursday in Stamford to find out what it would take to hand out life-saving medication in a public health emergency. They handed out Tic-Tacs instead of real... Read more
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