Former CEO of pharmaceutical company, Insys, pleaded guilty to bribing doctors to prescribe opioids. Michael Babich could serve 25 years in prison.
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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.
Recently, the prevalence of hashtags has been coopted by online drug dealers selling everything, from #opioids like #OxyContin to the deadly #fentanyl.
Anti-overdose medications, like Narcan, can give someone a second chance. Naloxone saved more than 26,500 lives between 1996 and 2014.