World Debates Drug Epidemic

The United Nations General Assembly met for the first time in almost 20 years this week in New York. The special session was on the “World Drug Epidemic “and how to tackle the drug abuse happening worldwide. The U.N heard major differences on the approach to the drug...

What is the Best Detox?

The Washington Circle Group (WCG) provides a definition of what drug detox is. They say detoxification is a medical intervention process that safely helps a substance abuser through the experience of acute withdrawal. They mention that detox doesn’t solve the whole...

E-Scripts to Reduce Opioid Abuse

States are moving towards Electronic Prescriptions to fight the opioid abuse in America..Electronic Prescriptions or E-Prescribing is a prescriber’s ability to electronically send an accurate, error-free and understandable prescription directly to a pharmacy....