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Discussions held Friday on how to end state’s opioid epidemic


Communities across the state are working to address the opioid crisis.    

Quinnipiac University is hosting a summit to discuss strategies to reduce the impact of the epidemic.

The goal is for local leaders to share ideas and promote initiatives that have been successful in their towns.

Related: Strong evidence for considering sex/gender differences in opioid crisis

And in Stratford, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal will participate in a roundtable discussion on opioids with state leaders.

They’ll also be trained on how to administer Narcan.

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