Your Words Have Power

Your Words Have Power

Pueblo's Health features the first of many members of the Your Words Have Power campaign, Anne Cabello.

The campaign, which focuses on de-stigmatizing substance use disorder and empowers others to recover, highlights stories of Puebloans on their recovery journey.

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68% of overdose deaths in Pueblo County from 2019-2022 were associated with opioid use

Substance Use Data

The risk of accidental overdose from Fentanyl is higher than risk of overdose from other highly toxic substances (e.g. Heroin or morphine).

Although Fentanyl is often prescribed by a physician, it can also be produced and sold illegally. Illicit Fentanyl is often mixed with other drugs.

Fentanyl Facts Substance Use Data

COVID-19 Data an Resources

  • Over the last seven days, cases decreased by 20% from the previous week.
  • Pueblo County has an incidence rate of 36 per 100,000.
  • Pueblo County's Percent Positivity is at 4.2%.
Pueblo County COVID-19 Data
  • Transmission Level: Moderate
  • Community Level: Low
Vaccine Info and Resources