Prescription Drug Abuse Alaska

Coming Clean-Prescription Drugs to HeroinDrug Abuse Treatment – Alcohol and Substance Abuse … – Prescription Drug Abuse is On the Rise – Get the Facts. The abuse of prescription drugs is a national crisis – one that has state and federal government agencies ……

Prescription Drug Abuse – The nonmedical use and abuse of prescription drugs is a serious public health problem in this country. Although most people take prescription medications responsibly ……

Alaska does not have a Prescription Drug Monitoring Program State-Level Action: Drug Take-Back Programs A comprehensive plan to address prescription drug abuse must include proper disposal of unused, unneeded, or expired medications.

Drug Abuse Statistics. Statisticians analyze numerical information on subjects as varied as medicine, politics and even commercial retail sales – allowing ……

This series of reports simplifies the science of research findings for the educated lay public, legislators, educational groups, and practitioners….

The Alaska Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP) is Alaska’s solution for monitoring Schedule II-V controlled substances dispensed in Alaska.

White House Drug Policy Office and National Institute on Drug Abuse Unveil New Training Materials to Combat National Prescription Drug Abuse Epidemic…

Back to the report. Alaska has the 29th Highest Drug Overdose Mortality Rate in the United States. Alaska Scored Five out of 10 on New Policy Report Card of Promising Strategies to Help Curb Prescription Drug Abuse

White House Drug Policy Office and National Institute on Drug Abuse Unveil New Training Materials to Combat National Prescription Drug Abuse Epidemic…

ALASKA – Drug rehabs throughout the country are not created equally. It is important to get all the information possible when it comes to drug rehabilitation facilities and their treatment methods.

Prescription Drug Abuse. Taking prescription drugs in a way that hasn’t been recommended by a doctor can be more dangerous than people think. In fact, it’s drug abuse….

According to new survey, one in four teens has misused or abused a prescription drug at least once in their lifetime….

Prescription drug abuse is on the rise again in Juneau. Juneau police seized a total of $1.9 million in illegal drugs in 2013, ranging from marijuana plants to heroine and cocaine.

Prescription drugs abuse in Alaska is rampant as the drugs are often sold on the street like any other illegal street drug. The most popular prescription abused drugs are opiates, more so Oxytocin and oxycodone which are readily available due Alaska’s closeness to the Pacific Rim, and its …