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How New York City Police Are Taking on the Drug Overdose Epidemic

The drug overdose crisis that has swept across our country affects us all, but some areas have been hit harder than others.  In New York, the borough of Staten Island…

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Setting the Table for an Open Dialogue

Written by The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids Talking to teenagers is difficult to begin with. Talking to them about drugs and alcohol is even harder. As a parent you are…


Why You Should Talk to Your Dentist About Safe and Effective Use of Opioids

Written by Maxine Feinberg, DDS, President of the American Dental Association Opioid abuse has reached crisis levels across the country, with 44 people dying each day from overdoses. Unfortunately, opioid pain medications,…


Today’s Headlines: Video Games, Sleep and Adult Drug Use

Video games may improve brain power in older adults: Older adults wanting to keep their brains sharp may want to take a lesson in gaming from youngsters. A new study…

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Designed to Kill

When I think of the word “designer,” it brings up images of beautiful suits and slick jeans. However, when you link the word “designer” to the word “drug,” it draws…