Alcohol Drug Treatment Finder for United States
Fueled by rapid addiction, alcohol drug treatment needs are on the rise within the United States. A paradigm shift is needed in the way we Americans approach this growing epidemic. The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependency estimates that over 27 million Americans (age 12 and older) are addicted to alcohol and other drugs. According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), just under 11% (2.5 million) received care at an addiction treatment facility in 2016.
Even though alcohol is the most abused substance in Maine, opioid and other prescription drug abuse is a growing concern; 185 Mainers died of a drug overdose in the first six months of this year, […]
How can the island help those addicted to opiates find help? And how can it help those in recovery stay clean? The Opioid-Free Island Partnership and Healthy Acadia brought two men and one woman to […]
Experts say new policies are compassionate, aid productivity. Businesses in New Hampshire are shifting their policies on how they deal with employees who fail drug tests.
Instead of firing workers, businesses are increasingly becoming access points […]
It’s a menacing nightmare that killed more than 64,000 people in 2016 and has taken the lives of at least 4,000 Californians, with 130 deaths in the Bay Area since 2015. It’s the substance that’s […]