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State Dicks Over Hundreds Of Native American Children [Horrible]

Imagine having social workers show up to your home to take your twin babies because someone spread an unsubstantiated rumor that you were abusing prescription drugs. Two months later, your two young daughters don't come home on the bus, and later you learn they were taken from school and put in foster care. Yeah, this happened. More »
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Cardinal Health Foundation, The Ohio State University College Of Pharmacy Launch Online Toolkit To Empower Pharmacists, Community To Fight Rx Abuse

Health : Medical News Today (4 years ago)

Today, prescription medication abuse is a significant societal health issue, with more Americans abusing prescription drugs than cocaine, heroin, hallucinogens and inhalants combined1 and one in five teens abusing a prescription med... Read Post

World-Wide Epidemic of Teens Self-Medicating with Over-the-Counter and Prescription Drugs

Health : Elements4Health: Children's Health (11 hours ago)

A risky practice of adolescents using over-the-counter and prescription medications without a doctor’s order can lead to overuse and abuse and is often continued into adulthood has been revealed by a new review in the Journal of Ado... Read Post

Fewer young adults abusing prescription drugs

Health : The Chart (2 years ago)

About 2.3 million children and adults abused prescription drugs for the first time last year, according to a new government survey on drug use in America. That’s about 6,400 new prescription drug abusers a day—taking everything from... Read Post


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