On the Front Lines of the Overdose Crisis By Melissa Killeen 05/19/16 Without a mechanism to connect the overdose patients to addiction services, Narcan creates a revolving door in emergency rooms. How do we stop patients from overdosing again? Many people suffering from opioid dependence are repeatedly treated for overdose, only to return to previousRead More
By Katie MacBride 05/08/16 The general public doesn’t understand that addiction is accidental. Choosing to use the substance isn’t accidental, but crossing the line into addiction is. via Pixabay The national conversation around the opioid epidemic in this country is often focused on prescription pain medication like OxyContin, Percocet, and fentanyl. The increased prescription ofRead More
By Dorri Olds 05/09/16 “I could literally get whatever I wanted. Telling them I’d been shot at Columbine and lost my best friend was like [getting] an open prescription book from any doctor.” via Author “I’d been filled with grief and survivor’s guilt but I finally found lasting recovery.” Seventeen years ago, 17-year-old Austin EubanksRead More
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