Resources & Education

April 2nd, 2018

How Long Does It Take to Get Addicted to Opiates?

Every day, more than 115 Americans die after overdosing on opioids, including prescription pain relievers, illegal drugs such as heroin, and synthetic opioids such as fentanyl, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Read more
May 2nd, 2017

Odd Bathroom Behavior

Warning Signs that Someone You Love May be Using Heroin or Other Drugs Heroin use has been on the rise nationally for many years, but what’s alarming, and giving parents cause for concern, is the increased use of heroin among teenagers. Read more
June 24th, 2016

Helping Teens Avoid Drug and Alcohol Abuse in the Summer Months

According to the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, summer is when many teens try alcohol, tobacco and other drugs for the first time. Read more
June 24th, 2016

Heroin Abuse: What to look for? Drug Paraphernalia

Think someone you love might be abusing heroin? There are many red flags to look for. Read more
May 5th, 2016

Is Narcan a Lifesaver or a Safety Net?

The statistics are staggering. Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States. Read more
April 7th, 2016

Witness an overdose? Don’t hesitate to call 9-1-1

When a drug overdose occurs, every minute makes a difference between life and death. Read more
January 20th, 2016

Can you REALLY help your child avoid drugs and alcohol?

Believe it or not, parents have a major influence on whether or not their teenagers will start abusing alcohol or drugs. Read more
December 16th, 2015

What is chronic pain?

Consider this statistic, according to the American Academy of Pain Medicine, approximately 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain. Read more
October 15th, 2015

Ensuring Your Child Properly Uses Prescribed Pain Medication

When your child is suffering from an illness or injury, you feel for them in every way. Read more
October 13th, 2015

Rx Drug Abuse: How Providers Can Help Prevent Abuse

Too often in recent years, you hear story after story about people dying from overdoses of opioid painkillers, such as oxycodone or fentanyl. Read more

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