Opioids and Prescription Drug Use

Taking Prescription Opioids: Myths and Facts

Did you know? 32% of all U.S. opioid overdose deaths involve a prescription opioid.1 An average of 41 people die every day from overdoses involving prescription opioids.1 Recent statistics paint a pretty scary picture of the growing opioid epidemic in the United...

International Overdose Awareness Day is August 31

Join us as we observe International Overdose Awareness Day on August 31, 2020. According to Penington Institute, the organization responsible for this international initiative: “International Overdose Awareness Day aims to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the...

Generation Rx: Safe Medication Practices

Use these steps to follow safe medication practices: Only use medications as directed by your healthcare professional Never share your prescription medications or take someone else’s medication Safely secure medications and dispose of them when no longer needed...

Preventing Medicine Abuse From Home

Prevent prescription drug misuse and abuse in your home! With everyone spending more time at home these days, many of us are cleaning and organizing more than ever. An important part of our homes to focus on during this time is our medicine cabinets. Many of us have...

Celebrate National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week

National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week® (NDAFW) is March 30 – April 5, 2020. NDAFW is a national health observance linking teens to science-based facts to SHATTER THE MYTHS® about drugs! You can learn more about this via the National Institute on Drug Abuse...