July 18, 2019

Prescripion Opioids in America

Chronic pain affects millions of Americans. The standard treatment for persistent discomfort is prescription narcotics—opioids. When prescribed responsibly and taken as directed for short durations, they are a relatively safe method of mitigating pain. However, drugs like oxycodone and hydrocodone are overprescribed, and they have a high propensity for...

September 28, 2018

Opioid Bill Receives Bipartisan Support

It isn’t a secret that there is little love lost between elected officials on both sides of the aisle in American politics. The endless news cycle about what is happening in all three branches of government is at times hard to watch regardless of where one’s affiliation rests. Nevertheless,...

March 19, 2014

NFL’s Indianapolis Colts’ Owner, Jim Irsay Arrested for DUI, Possession

Sports figures regularly appear in the news for things other than what occurs on the field or in the front office. Sometimes it makes sense - young athletes, barely out of high school, become overnight millionaires. Fame and fortune often conspire against their best interests. It can make for...

January 23, 2013

Addiction Facts…

Addiction to prescription drugs is a growing problem among young people... OxyContin and Vicodin are not illegal when prescribed by a physician. They are addictive, and have become increasingly popular among drug users. Using prescription drugs for non-medical purposes is being used at approximately the same rate as marijuana among...

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