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Plan Aims to Curb Prescription Drug Abuse

Plan aims to curb prescription drug abuse

Filed under: drug abuse help for parents

DrxugSafe recommends the following steps to help curb prescription drug and heroin abuse. • Check your own … Kelley said the project, called DrxugSafe, will involve… Continue reading

Prescription Drug Overdoses in NYC Skyrocket

Prescription Drug Overdoses in NYC Skyrocket

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Sam G., a 20-year-old recovering prescription drug addict from Great Kills who is receiving treatment at Camelot Counseling Centers in Staten Island's Port Richmond neighborhood, noted that… Continue reading

Prescription Drug Abuse Drops Among US Young Adults

Prescription Drug Abuse Drops Among US Young Adults

Filed under: prescription drug abuse

24 (HealthDay News) — Prescription drug abuse among young adults ages 18 to 25 in the United States fell 14 percent between 2010 and 2011, according to… Continue reading

Experienced Hand Guides Staten Island Anti-Abuse Coalition

Experienced hand guides Staten Island anti-abuse coalition

Filed under: Substance Abuse

Adrienne Abbate, a Tompkinsville resident and native Islander who most recently oversaw the Staten Island Smoke-Free Partnership, started a new role this week as director of the Tackling… Continue reading