Opioid abuse on the job

Opioid abuse on the job

Opioid Abuse on the Job By Warren Armstrong Tuesday, June 19, 2018 11:38PM   The most recent stats show the number of people dying from overdoses on the job has increased by 32% in one year. Opioid abuse in the US is staggering. One place you may not think of it...
More Teens Dying, With Drugs and Violence to Blame

More Teens Dying, With Drugs and Violence to Blame

More Teens Dying, With Drugs and Violence to Blame June 1, 2018, at 9:00 a.m. By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, June 1, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A perfect storm of murder, addiction and carelessness has fueled a recent and troubling increase in deaths...
Opioid Overdoses Elevated in Appalachia

Opioid Overdoses Elevated in Appalachia

Opioid Overdoses Elevated in Appalacia By Andrew Soergel, Senior Reporter | June 11, 2018, at 12:01 a.m. A recent study from the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland found that opioid prescription rates have fallen steadily in recent years within some of the...
Pain and painkillers keep driving the opioid epidemic

Pain and painkillers keep driving the opioid epidemic

Pain and painkillers keep driving the opioid epidemic By Jerry Davich The last birthday gift I gave my brother came in a small white box. Nothing frilly, just a box I had laying around at home. I didn’t gift wrap it or add a colorful bow. I simply wrote “Happy...