PRESCRIPTION DRUG ABUSE
A new study from Johns Hopkins shows that many parents are still not fully aware of the dangers of prescription medication abuse , and the need for keeping pills locked up out of the way of children.
Drug use in Belfast is being termed as epidemic. A recent article by the Belfast Telegraph, shows disturbing stories, all from just this month.
Being drug free is just one part of living a safe and healthy life but the avoidance of accidents, and the maintenance of a secure job are deeply tied in with living a drug-free life.
There have been recent stories of the dangers of Tramadol, particularly in Northern Ireland. There were 33 deaths just in Northern Ireland linked to Tramadol, ranging a huge span of the populace, including a teenage girl and a retired man.…
When you think of people addicted to opium you think of the illicit drug heroin, but with many prescription painkillers and even over-the-counter painkillers containing opium, this is far from the only problem.
Did you know that the abuse of prescription medication has reached a point of epidemic proportions? And we are not just talking about the U.S. but here in the UK as well.