August 28, 2014 | Written by : Alastair Mordey
Opioids account for close to 15,000 deaths by overdose in a single year in the United States (2008). In an effort to combat this, U.S. doctors are being asked to attend a course on proper dispensing of opioids. But attendance is optional. Will this help the opioid epidemic?
August 27, 2014 | Written by : Alastair Mordey
As everyone from kindergarteners to college students head back to school for a new semester this September, it is important to bring to light a rising trend: “study drugs”. Of course you won’t see any kindergarteners taking study drugs, but high school students and especially college and university students are at high risk for abusing these drugs.
August 25, 2014 | Written by : Alastair Mordey
If you have relapsed after rehab more than once, and do not know where to turn, Sober Coaches are available to stay by you 24/7 to ensure you maintain sobriety. Only catch - they cost at least $1,000 per day!
August 22, 2014 | Written by : Alastair Mordey
K2, Spice, Dappo, herbal smoking blend – whatever you call it, it’s dangerous. And authorities in Japan cannot seem to stop the concerning rise in use of these synthetic cannabis products.
August 19, 2014 | Written by : Alastair Mordey
Weight Watchers has years of proven success helping people lose weight, but could their programme actually provide some benefit to recovering addicts as well?