(This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model) For years now we have been hearing about the ever-present opioid crisis in America that has been devastating families and communities across... Learn MoreIs Narcan in Schools a Good Idea for Palm Beach County?
Author: Justin Mckibben Narcan, or the generic version Naloxone, is the opioid overdose antidote that we have heard so much about in recent years. The opioid epidemic has left us no choice but to talk about it. While opioid addiction... Learn MoreHow Do You Get Narcan?
Author: Justin Mckibben With the opioid epidemic in America there have been a lot of advances in the field of addiction treatment, as well as innovations in prevention and intervention. One of the most useful elements of preserving the lives... Learn MoreExplaining Prescription Drug Abuse and Addiction
Author: Justin Mckibben With drug abuse being a major issue facing the nation, education is extremely important. Any hope of winning the fight against rising overdose rates and the spread of drug-related illness and death starts with making sure we... Learn MoreOver 90% of People Who Overdose on Painkillers Continue Using
Author: Shernide Delva It turns out a brush with death is not enough to keep addicts from continuing to use. A recent study reveals that 90% of people who overdose on painkillers continue using despite their near-death overdose experience. The... Learn MoreDelray Beach Pill Mill Doctor Guilty on 55 Charges
Author: Justin Mckibben Some serious justice has been dealt this month as another crooked "pill mill" doctor has been struck with a serious of guilty verdicts for his participation in the illegal enterprise of over-prescribing patients shopping for dangerous opiate... Learn MoreDetox for Oxycodone Addiction
Author: Justin Mckibben Oxycodone is the generic name for one of the most prescribed narcotic painkillers, Oxycontin. It is a very strong prescription painkiller that is typically effective in treating moderate to severe pain, but it can have some negative... Learn MorePrescription Pill Crackdown Within the NFL
By Cheryl Steinberg A Washington Post survey published in April of last year, found that, of more than 500 retired NFL players, one in four said he team doctors pressured them to take medication they were uncomfortable with taking. Players... Learn MoreCalifornia Doctor Arrested For Playing with Prescriptions
Author: Justin Mckibben Another crooked physician is making headlines this week, and it is bringing more light to the already prevalent painkiller problem. Daniel Chan is a 47 year old California doctor who has been accused of being an illegal... Learn MoreDeadly Drug Combos: Alcohol and Painkillers
Author: Justin Mckibben Drug abuse and addiction is pretty well known as a deadly issue that stands on its own, and it may seem more obvious that mixing different dangerous narcotics can be a serious mistake, but one thing that... Learn MorePain Pill Detox Center in Florida
Prescription painkillers have become a huge problem in America, being overprescribed and often abused by both recreational users and legitimate pain management patients. A pain pill detox center in Florida can help someone who has become dependent or addicted to... Learn MoreNon Addictive Painkiller Discovered?
Author: Justin Mckibben The idea of a non-addictive painkiller is one that has the potential to change the way people across the country are treated for serious injuries or illnesses, and to have a powerful impact on the community... Learn More