Those dependent on prescription drugs, as well as concerned loved ones, should choose to seek out information to better understand the reality of such addictions. The Arizona Prescription Drug Addiction Helpline offers a blog to help educate the public about many associated concerns about prescription drug dependence. Here, readers can learn valuable information, such as how to assist in cases of an emergency overdose and warning signs to look for that could point to a problem with medications.
In an attempt to tackle Arizona’s opioid epidemic, the Governor’s Office for Youth, Faith and Family (GOYFF) will release about $3.5 million to fund substance abuse prevention programs for high school youth.Continue Reading
Prescription drug abuse in the United States have taken the shape of an epidemic, raising concerns among government and people alike. Misusing such drugs have led to a consistent rise in the rate of deaths from overdoses. Opioids, central nervous system depressants and stimulants are the commonly misused medications by people. According to the 2014 […]Continue Reading