Featured News: Need for Multiple Naloxone Doses on the Rise
The percentage of people treated for a drug overdose who need more than one dose of the opioid overdose antidote naloxone is on the rise, a new study suggests.
National public or private nonprofit groups may apply for a share of $10 million in cooperative agreements to help communities fight smoking and obesity and promote physical activity and good nutrition.
The funding from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is part of the Communities Putting Prevention to Work initiative and comes from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
Application deadline is April 19. For full details, see the announcement of the cooperative agreements online.