Monthly archives: September, 2014

Measures Being Taken to Prevent Prescription Drug Abuse

Are you surprised at the number of news reports you see and hear today about abuse of prescription medications? Prescription drug abuse prevention is currently an increasingly serious problem nationwide. According to government statistics from studies by the National Institute of Health (NIH) and the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), more than…



Are Our Changing Cultural Norms Redefining Addiction?

  Part of the holistic approach to rehabilitation is addressing cultural factors related to drug addiction. The increasing availability of information and the growing number of ways to connect with others, while having many positive attributes, also causes many negative effects. To cite one example, online commerce is providing users with easier and more anonymous access…