Heroin Use Increasing Among Women And WealthyThe demographics behind heroin addiction in the United States are making a shift as its use increases among women and well-off abusers, according to information released by federal officials Tuesday.
Are Prescription Drugs Covered Under My Health Insurance?Under the Affordable Care Act, most health insurance policies must cover prescription drugs.
Friends Common Source Of Abused Prescription MedsMajority of people who abuse prescription painkillers get the drugs for free from friends or relatives.
Study: 3-In-4 Young Teens Have Unsupervised Access To Prescription MedsThree-in-four teens – in the eighth and ninth grades -- have unsupervised and unlimited access to their prescribed stimulant, anti-anxiety and sedative medications.
Study: 70 Percent Of Americans On Prescription DrugsResearch finds that nearly 70 percent of Americans are on at least one prescription drug, and more than half receive at least two prescriptions.
Prescription Drugs Targeted In "Drug Take Back Day"