Resources & Education

October 15th, 2015

Ensuring Your Child Properly Uses Prescribed Pain Medication

When your child is suffering from an illness or injury, you feel for them in every way. Read more

October 13th, 2015

Rx Drug Abuse: How Providers Can Help Prevent Abuse

Too often in recent years, you hear story after story about people dying from overdoses of opioid painkillers, such as oxycodone or fentanyl. Read more

September 21st, 2015

National Drug Take Back Day: Saturday, September 26, 2015

The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications. Read more

August 12th, 2015

The Dangers of Sharing Your Opiate Addiction with Your Unborn Baby

When you’re pregnant, you are not only making decisions for yourself, but for your unborn baby. Read more

July 19th, 2015

The Positive Impact of Training our Physician Community on Opiate Addiction

Even Our Doctors Should Never Stop Learning
Addiction and substance abuse treatment is a highly specialized form of medicine and counseling. Read more

July 17th, 2015

Understanding the Variety of Synthetic Opiates and their Risk Factors

When most people think of opiates, they think of heroin, an opioid drug that is synthesized from morphine, a naturally occurring substance extracted from the poppy plant. Read more

March 18th, 2015

What is I-STOP?

Prescription drug abuse can stem from a variety of factors including, environmental, mental health and emotional factors as well as early and frequent exposure to readily-available medications. Read more

March 17th, 2015

Is your medicine cabinet safe?

Most people take prescription medication responsibly under a doctor’s care. However, there has been a steady increase in the nonmedical use of these medications, especially by teenagers. Read more

February 16th, 2015

Solving the opioid crisis: What can we do?

Within the last ten years, death by drug overdose has skyrocketed to one of the most common types of death in teens and young adults. Read more

January 22nd, 2015

All-natural pain relievers can help prevent painkiller addiction

The number of prescriptions written within America has increased exponentially within the last ten years. Read more