The 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.
Under the Affordable Care Act, most health insurance policies must cover prescription drugs.
Majority of people who abuse prescription painkillers get the drugs for free from friends or relatives.
Three-in-four teens – in the eighth and ninth grades — have unsupervised and unlimited access to their prescribed stimulant, anti-anxiety and sedative medications.
Research finds that nearly 70 percent of Americans are on at least one prescription drug, and more than half receive at least two prescriptions.
ATLANTA (WAOK)- The Drug Enforcement Agency is sponsoring a National Drug Take Back Day tomorrow. It’s a chance for people across the U.S. to clean out their cabinets of expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs. The […]