Health Announcements: Opioid overdose response training, diabetes workshop, BWMC and more

Opioid overdose response training The Anne Arundel County Department of Health's Adult Addiction Program is offering free training and certification to community members on the use of intranasal naloxone to reverse an opioid overdose and prevent death. Once certified, trainees will receive a prescription for a naloxone kit to administer to victims of opioid overdose. The prescription for the kit can be filled at certain local pharmacies. Upcoming training dates are 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 8, Oct. 8, Nov. 10 and Dec. 15 at the Adult Addiction Clinic Behavioral Health Building, 122 North Langley Road, Glen Burnie; and 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 6, Nov. 24 and Dec. 22 at Anne Arundel County...