FDA To Restrict Sales Of Flavored E-Cigarettes In Latest Step To Curb ‘Epidemic’ Of Teenage Vaping

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitteremailPrint KHN Morning Briefing (Thursday, March 14, 2019) Convenience stores and gas stations will be barred from selling e-cigarettes in flavors other than tobacco, mint and menthol unless they prevent minors from entering the store altogether or create a separate section of the store that minors can’t enter. Departing FDA Commissioner Scott […]

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Recovering Hope Treatment Center adds new addition

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitteremailPrintCongratulations to coalition partner, Recovering Hope who on Wednesday, July 30, 2018, ceremonially broke ground on an addition to their treatment facility in Mora. The addition will add needed administrative space,  twelve additional rooms for in-patient treatment as well as space for outpatient mental health and chemical health treatment. 

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Opioid Abuse Community Prevention Pilot Projects

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitteremailPrintCongratulations to First Light Health System for being chosen as one of the first Opioid Abuse Community Pilot Project Grantees by the MN Department of Health!   Minnesota Department of Health |  May 2018 While opioid overdose and addiction is preventable, it continues to be a major public health problem in Minnesota. Preventing […]

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Are we good models of screen time limits?

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitteremailPrintScreenagers Tech Talk Tuesday Blog | May 8, 2018 Kids aren’t the only ones glued to their screens. Parents get sucked into the little glowing light too. Not one, but two studies, found something that I found surprising: the majority of parents believe they are good media-use role models for their kids. […]

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Stop Everyday Killers

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitteremailPrintPlease share with your family & friends. Last year 22,000 Americans died from a Prescription Opioid Overdose. Click and watch the 3 minutes video below! 1 out of 3 Prescription Opioid users don’t even know they’re taking Opioids. To fight the problem, first we need to Face It. Talk to your Doctor, […]

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Chamber awarded SACK Coalition Greatest Community Involvement

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitteremailPrintAt it’s 2017 Chamber Gala on November 9, 2017 the Substance Abuse Coalition of Kanabec County (SACK) was voted by Mora Area Chamber of Commerce members as the organization with the “Greatest Community Involvement”. SACK Chair, Sandy Juettner accepted the award on behalf of the coalition. We are honored that our nearly […]

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