Seizing on Opioid Crisis, a Drug Maker Lobbies Hard for Its Product

The ads have been popping up on billboards, buses and subways and in glossy magazines, with portraits of attractive men and women and a simple question in bold letters: What is Vivitrol?

Five years ago, Vivitrol was a treatment for opioid addiction that was struggling to find a market. Now, its sales and profile are rising […]

June 12th, 2017|Article, Link|0 Comments

Tiger Woods DUI: Prescription drugs are a growing threat to safety on American roads

The number of drivers involved in fatal car crashes testing positive for drugs has nearly doubled in 10 years

Tiger Woods isn’t the only one driving under the influence of prescription drugs.

Woods, the former No. 1 golfer in the world, was arrested early Monday near his home on Jupiter Island, Fla., for driving under the influence. […]

June 1st, 2017|Article, Link|0 Comments

New Laws Force Drug Users Into Rehab Against Their Will

Involuntary commitment laws are being opened up to allow some people to be detained for overdosing or even having visible track marks—in some cases up to 90 days.

Debra Hicks went to work on Sept. 19, 2011, to teach California high school students about the Constitution. But that night she got a crash course on how […]

June 1st, 2017|Article|0 Comments

Stop, Breathe & Think | Guided Meditations & Mindfulness

Find Peace Anywhere:

Check in with how you’re feeling and try short activities tuned to your emotions.

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June 1st, 2017|Link|0 Comments