Purdue Pharma and the Sacklers reached a settlement with Oklahoma totalling $270 million. The state claims the company caused thousands of Opioid deaths.
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Opioids change the way the brain functions at a rapid rate and make it possible to become addicted to heroin on your first try.
A recent survey of high school students revealed that almost 1% of American teens knowingly used flakka, a dangerous synthetic psychostimulant.
Former CEO of pharmaceutical company, Insys, pleaded guilty to bribing doctors to prescribe opioids. Michael Babich could serve 25 years in prison.
Change a life and inspire someone to start recovery for your 2019 New Year’s Resolution. Addiction is a disease but there is hope in treatment.
Since 2017, vaping and e-cigarette use (also know as "juuling") increased 80% among high school students and 50% among middle school students.
Lean is still a dangerous drug, though it has been glorified in pop lyrics. Codeine addiction can be just as life-threatening as many opioids if untreated.
Knowing how to tell the difference between good rehab advertising and shady practices can be life-saving for an individual suffering from addiction.