Mill–Marine Courier & Canarsie Digest

Marine Parkers learn about opioid overdose prevention

A roomful of Marine Parkers learned how to administer the life-saving drug known as naloxone, or narcan, which can reverse the deadly effects of an opioid overdose during an overdose-prevention meeting with city health officials at the Carmine Carro Center on June 20 — just days after a young woman died a few blocks away, likely from an overdose. Comment

Gerritsen Beach woman dies in Marine Park home

Crime: A 23-year-old Gerritsen Beach woman — Stefania Kalos — was found dead inside her boyfriend’s Marine Park home late on June 17, possibly as the result of a drug overdose, according to neighbors and police sources. Comment
The Marine Park Civic Association is hosting an overdose-prevention training session to combat the rising heroin epidemic during its next meeting at the Carmine Carro Center on June 20. Comment

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