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The Opioid Epidemic’s Forgotten Victims

In 2016, a photo of a man and a woman who had overdosed in the front seat of their car with their young son in the backseat went viral. It sparked anger, both from those who empathized with the parents and those who denounced them. It was a heartbreaking image that made it impossible to … Continued

What is Adderall?

The abuse of Adderall, an attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) medication, is a dangerous, growing trend amongst college students. In this short video, learn more about this prescription drug.  

A New App Is Teaching People How to Talk About Drugs and Alcohol Addiction

Talking to a friend or loved one about their drinking can be a difficult conversation for some people to have. When is the right time to step in? What is the right thing to say? A new app is looking to make this conversation easier and more effective. Called “One Degree, Shift the Influence,” the … Continued

What is Addiction Treatment?

Addiction treatment is an important step in recovering from drug and alcohol addiction. In this short video, learn more about the many available forms of treatment.  

The Dangers of Detoxing Alone