This Week in Addiction & Recovery: July 21

Is This the Perfect War Drug? Captagon, a powerful amphetamine that’s been nicknamed everything from “the jihad pill” to “chemical courage” continues to charge across...

This Week in Addiction & Recovery: July 14th

Neuroscientists Study Drug Addiction Trigger When fetuses are exposed to alcohol in the womb, their risk for future drug addiction skyrockets. According to a report...

This Week in Addiction & Recovery: July 7, 2017

Can Ecstasy Cure Alcoholism? British scientists have been given the green light for a groundbreaking clinical trial to fight alcoholism—one that would use MDMA, the...
doctors from the cleveland clinic have created a controlled substance agreement for opioids

The Controlled Substance Agreement

The out-of-control opioid epidemic has left most professionals scratching their heads. "If we could only figure out how to stop all this madness in its...
police and addicts are fighting against fentanyl

First Responders & Addicts Now Fear the Same Foe: Fentanyl

Take a deep breath. Touch the desk or table in front of you. These two simple actions could be the last for law enforcement...

KY, TN, OH Battle The Opioid Epidemic Together

Prescription drug abuse and opioid addiction have grown too large for one state to handle. Now, six chief justices across the Midwest and Appalachian...
tiger woods dui arrest can teach us about painkiller addiction

What Tiger Woods Can Teach Us About the Risks of Painkiller Addiction

Law enforcement officers in Jupiter, FL. allege to have found golf superstar Tiger Woods asleep at the wheel of his SUV during the early...
Cincinatti has become the heroin epidemic's ground zero

How Did Cincinnati Become Heroin’s “Ground Zero”?

Cincinnati, Ohio. The Queen’s City. And now, it’s becoming the country’s epicenter of heroin addiction. According to Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Cincinnati is “a center of...
Feds award cash grants to states to combat opioid crisis

Feds award grants to states to combat opioid crisis

Health and Human Services will administer grants for nearly half a Billion Dollars to all 50 states Secretary Price sends letter to governors: “Through a...
East Liverpool Police officer overdoses on Fentanyl accidentally

Police Officer Overdoses on Fentanyl by Merely Touching

Headlines plastered the web yesterday of a Police Officer who accidentally overdosed on Fentanyl by merely trying to brush off some residue on his...

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