Author: Justin Mckibben These days it is pretty much impossible to In case you missed it, the latest news concerning opioid overdoses in America is not good. Just this week a report was released by the Center for Disease Control... Learn MoreFentanyl in Philadelphia Causing Severe Overdose Spike
Author: Justin Mckibben In Philadelphia, there have been nearly 800 fentanyl overdoses this year. According to figures released by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) a sharp rise in drug overdose deaths, which many attribute in part... Learn MoreHow Fentanyl Trafficking Packages are Still Getting into the Country
Author: Justin Mckibben Deaths due to drugs like fentanyl and other synthetic opioids continue to rise at a devastating pace in America. Despite the implementation of a special opioid commission to tackle the opioid crisis head-on, and even after the... Learn MoreBig Pharma Propaganda: How Drug Companies Feed the Crisis
Author: Justin Mckibben Overprescribing of powerful prescription medications is just one part of how the current American opioid crisis came to be. While incredibly dangerous synthetic drugs like fentanyl came pouring in from across the globe, the pharmaceutical industry right... Learn MoreFlesh Eating Krokodil Drug Resurfaces on American East Coast
[caption id="attachment_22579" align="aligncenter" width="461"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] Author: Justin Mckibben Back in September of 2013 doctors in Arizona were understandably alarmed after two potentially related... Learn MoreThe Different Drug Categories and What Drugs Qualify
When we are in a crucial time of combating substance use disorder and drug addiction in America, it could be useful to remind everyone of the key differences in different drug categories and which common drugs can qualify for these... Learn MoreWhat Drugs Don’t Show Up on a Drug Test?
Author: Justin Mckibben Now this is a pretty popular question. Whether it is coming from someone trying to dodge a consequence heading their way, or a parent trying to make sure they know what to look for when worried about... Learn MoreBadlands of Philadelphia: Almost 50 Overdoses in One Day
Author: Justin Mckibben In America, estimates say nearly a thousand people died from drug overdose per week in 2015. This year, we see how this problem continues to grow and strike some cities with terrible intensity. Drug overdose was the leading... Learn More