Oklahoma Tackles the Prescription Drug Abuse Epidemic

Oklahoma Tackles the Prescription Drug Abuse Epidemic
Everyone knows someone who has been seriously affected by prescription drug abuse. Yet, when a report issued late last year revealed that the leading cause of accidental death in the United States is drug overdose — primarily from prescription drugs …
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COMPLETE COVERAGE: National Prescription Drug Abuse Summit
ATLANTA, Ga. (WYMT)-Below you will find complete coverage of the National Prescription Drug Abuse Summit. WYMT’s Tanner Hesterberg and Matthew Rand are at the summit and will bring you coverage of the event …
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Congressman Hal Rogers leads the fight to stop prescription drug abuse
Today Congressman Hal Rogers is leading a delegation of Congressmen, healthcare experts, and nationally known spokespersons, to fight a major epidemic of Americans addicted to prescription drugs at the UNITE National Summit on Drug Abuse this week.
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Prescription Drug Take Back Day: April 26th
DODGE CITY, KS– The DEA is trying to raise awareness of prescription drug abuse across the country. “Whether it’s people experimenting or people that actually have an addiction, prescription medication [abuse] is just as big a problem as any other …
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Porter County Substance Abuse Council Announces 2014 Red Ribbon Winner
2014-RR-Scholarship-Winner-2 The Porter County Substance Abuse Council is pleased to announce this year's Red Ribbon Scholarship winner, Ashley Barnas. She is a senior at Portage High School and has been an outstanding student. Her work as a …
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Prevention key to addressing drug abuse
BEIRUT: Often cited by authorities and experts as the most effective defense against abuse and addiction among adolescents, methods of prevention are underfunded in Lebanon despite the rise in drug use among youths. “Experts suggest that when tackling …
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