Editorial: NJ Drug Addiction Study Underscores Deadly Problem Facing State

Editorial: NJ drug addiction study underscores deadly problem facing state
The report offers an array of recommendations to help stave off the grim statistics that in 2012 showed more than 8,300 admissions to state-licensed or substance abuse treatment programs for prescription drug abuse – a 700 percent increase since 2002.
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Editorial: NJ residents are encouraged to include medicine cabinet in spring
Studies show that a majority of abused prescription drugs are obtained from family and friends, including from the home medicine cabinet, warns the DEA. The best alternative is giving the old meds to the DEA for disposal during the Saturday collection …
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Substance abuse prevention program heading to Rockaway
ROCKAWAY BOROUGH — A program aimed at helping parents address substance abuse prevention with their children will take place at a borough school next month. School zone A program … Angelo Valente, executive director of the Partnership for a Drug …
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