A new national survey revealed that only about half of tweens believe over-the-counter (OTC) medicines can be dangerous when misused.
Many have heard about Wisconsin’s reputation for excessive alcohol consumption, which costs the state $6.8 billion annually. But what’s really leading Wisconsinites to untimely deaths is heroin and prescription drug abuse.
On Thursday, November 6 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. (EST) the Office of National Control Policy (ONDCP), the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and Alameda County, Calif. government officials will host a webinar titled, “The DEA Disposal of Controlled Substances Final Rule for Community Agencies.”
To help communities tackle problems they’re facing with prescription drug misuse and abuse, CADCA has launched a four-part webinar series on this important topic. The free series kicks off on Nov. 18 at 3 pm EST with the first webinar, entitled “Prescription Drug Abuse: Understanding the National and Local Picture”.
Parents in Colorado are concerned that their kids’ Halloween candy may come with a trick — laced with marijuana.
The California coast is a beautiful place to live with ocean breezes, miles of sand and sunny days. However, the laid-back lifestyle can be a magnet for mellowed-out establishments that are sometimes controversial, such as vape shops.