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.
TAMPA – More people in the United States die from drug overdoses than in car crashes each year. It’s why President Trump called the U.S. opioid epidemic an emergency earlier this month.
But what if […]
Nurse practitioners, PAs can now prescribe Suboxone
A sought-after medication used to wean addicts off heroin and other opioids can now be prescribed by nurse practitioners and physician assistants, as well as doctors, in New […]