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Dangers of Overdosing During Coronavirus Quarantine
Dangers of Overdosing During Coronavirus Quarantine

Dangers of Overdosing During Coronavirus Quarantine During this coronavirus pandemic, there are many risks posed to people who have an addiction….

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Opioid Overdose: Causes, Signs, and What to Do
Opioid Overdose: Causes, Signs, and What to Do

Opioid Overdose: Signs, Symptoms, and What to Do Any individual who uses opioids runs the risk of overdosing. Overdoses can be…

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Opioid Overdose: What Happens and What to Do
Opioid Overdose: What Happens and What to Do

Opioid Overdose: What Happens and What to Do The largest risks that come with using opioids are addiction and overdose. An…

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What Are Opioid Overdose Signs?
What Are Opioid Overdose Signs?

What Are Opioid Overdose Signs? On average, 130 Americans die from an opioid overdose every day. The Centers for Disease Control…

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Athletes and Drug Use

Athletes and Drug Use Whether legal or illegal, drug use can occur at all levels of sports, from high school or…

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The Benefit of Harm Reduction for Heroin Addicts

The Benefit of Harm Reduction for Heroin Addicts People have often heard of abstinence based addiction treatment, but are less familiar…

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Police Can Decrease the Number of Overdose Deaths if the Law Will Allow It

A study done by Brown University and published online last summer in the Journal of Drug and Alcohol Dependence could help…

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Quality of CPR May Be the Difference Between Life And Death

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation or CPR is a technique performed in the event that someone stops breathing and their heart stops beating. This…

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Prescription Drug Abuse: CDC Answers Your Questions

PBS NewsHour recently aired a report on prescription drug abuse. This led viewers to ask a number of questions. A few…

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Vermont Tries to Curb Opioid Addiction

The News Times online, in Vermont, reports on new legislation that seeks to curb prescription drug abuse in Vermont. Just like…

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