March 16, 2017

The Oxycodone Trap

The scenario is all too familiar. Your son or daughter experiences an injury and immediately, your parental instincts kick in. A Rolodex of their facial expressions […]
March 7, 2017
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Edible Marijuana

With medical marijuana now legal in 20 states and recreational marijuana use legalized in some, edible marijuana is becoming more and more popular. Users are cooking […]
March 6, 2017

Let’s Talk Drugs: What’s Out There?

Have you ever overheard your teen talking about a student at school trying a drug? Have they mentioned a drug that you have never heard of […]
February 27, 2017

Adderall: The Addie effect

  Adderall or “Addy” is a staple study drug for both high school and college students.  When prescribed Adderall is used to treat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity […]
January 25, 2017

Shedding the Stigma

Much has been said about the rapid rise of drug abuse in America. What hasn’t been talked about enough, however, are comprehensive strategies for addressing the […]
October 14, 2016

Medical Marijuana: Myths & Misconceptions

Myth 1: Medical marijuana does not pose a health risk. Fact: Medical marijuana is addictive and presents significant health consequences to its user including loss of […]
October 7, 2016

Prescription Opiates

Since doctors prescribe opiates for pain relief, there are misconceptions about their safety. According to a 2011 Centers for Disease Control report, legal prescription opiates causes […]
September 30, 2016

Spice

Because it’s legal, available, and difficult to drug test, Spice is continuing to grow in popularity among young people. Made from a mixture of herbals and […]
September 10, 2016

The THC Vape

As marijuana use, both medicinal and recreational, is becoming more accepted in society, the taboo is being shed while the industry grows. Dispensaries are popping up […]