prescription drug abuse

Ridgewood: Police Blotter, April 29

...  Police Blotter, April 29 Rates of prescription drug abuse in the U.S. are alarmingly high – more Americans currently abuse prescription drugs than the number of those using cocaine, hallucinogens, heroin, and inhalants combined, according to the 2010 National Survey on Drug … Read more on NorthJersey.com One in… Continue reading

8th Annual Drug Take-Back Program Underway Today

...  annual Drug Take-Back program underway today This is an important step in reducing the alarmingly high rates of prescription drug abuse and addiction in our community." During the last seven Take-Back Events, nearly one million pounds of prescription drugs were turned in at more than 5,300 sites … Read more… Continue reading

4 Failed Attempts to Crack Down on Prescription Drug Abuse (And Their

...  Failed Attempts to Crack Down on Prescription Drug Abuse (and Their … 4 Failed Attempts to Crack Down on Prescription Drug Abuse (and Their Unintended Consequences) Prescription drug abuse is finally showing signs of stabilizing. Some believe this gradual decline is the result of government efforts to crack down… Continue reading

Inference for Two Proportions: Introduction

...  for Two Proportions: Introduction — I discuss the sampling distribution of the difference in sample proportions, and the formulas for confidence intervals and hypothesis tests for the differenc… Pre-teen prescription drug abuse rising in Lincoln County Authorities have told News 4 that more people are abusing prescription drugs than… Continue reading

Can Using Cocaine Give U Seizures?

...  Beyond “stupidity” “Drugs can be fun” doesn't seem a sufficient explanation for why Yale students — for whom the stakes are pretty high — choose to use cocaine, LSD or other substances. There are other variables in the equation. … I also believe, though, that the … Read more… Continue reading

Teen Prescription Drug Abuse on the Rise

...  Prescription Drug Abuse On the Rise — Teen prescription drug abuse on the rise. Teen prescription drug abuse on the rise Teen Drug Abuse, or more specifically prescription drug abuse continues to… State sponsor of cancer drugs bill urgers passage WMSN Fox 47 provides local news, weather forecasts, traffic… Continue reading

Ohio Attorney General Hosts Drug Abuse Community Forum at LCCC

...  Attorney General hosts Drug Abuse Community Forum at LCCC Michael Allen Blair/Digital First Media Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine talks about the alarming number of heroin deaths in 2013 across Ohio. DeWine was visiting Lorain County Community College as part of the Ohio Attorney General's Drug Abuse … Read more… Continue reading

March 17 DeWine on Prescription Drug Abuse.mov

...  17 DeWine on Prescription Drug Abuse.mov — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine talks about raid on businesses in southern Ohio as part of the state’s efforts to crack down on prescription drug abuse: Ohio Attorney General hosts Drug Abuse Community Forum in Lorain County Michael Allen Blair/Digital… Continue reading

Lucas County Commissioners, Other Officials Address Prescription Drug Abuse

...  County Commissioners, other officials address prescription drug abuse … In the United States more than 15 million people abuse prescription drugs – more than the combined number who reported abusing cocaine, hallucinogens, inhalants and heroin, according to national health statistics compiled by county officials. Every day … Read more… Continue reading

What Are the Effects of Cocaine Abuse on the Human Body?

...  who say it makes them feel quite insular and thoughtful. Long term use can make you feel quite paranoid and turn you into a boring azzhole, and if your using very low grade stuff it can burn a hole through your nose. That being said I know a few… Continue reading