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Montgomery Co. schools continue efforts to combat fentanyl use

March 24, 2023

There’s a concerning shift in how young people in Montgomery County, Maryland, are coming into contact with fentanyl, according to school officials. New information from health officials suggests that rather than accidental exposure to fentanyl, students are seeking out the drug themselves. “We had heard mostly that illicit fentanyl was ending up in counterfeit pills billed as something else,” Dr. Patricia Kapunan, medical officer for Montgomery County Public Schools, told WTOP.

 

Article Source: WTOP

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