Peter Letendre, CEO of Clinical Services of RI, joined ‘The Rhode Show’ to speak about the significance of Overdose Awareness Day coming up on August 31, and why we should take note of its importance.
Letendre & WPRI spoke about Rhode Island’s overdose and overdose death statistics, how fentanyl is involved in a large percentage of deaths, and how lives can be saved by using Naloxone or getting treatment before an overdose takes place.
For a closer look at some powerful life-saving lessons from addiction survivors, visit the national campaign website.
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