Next time you are shopping around online and come across a deal on your prescriptions, take a closer look. With the crackdown on opioids happening all over the nation, many people are finding new ways to try and get their... Learn MoreOpioid Summit to Include Social Media and Google Crack Down Efforts
Tomorrow morning, June 27, the FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D. will host a one-day Online Opioid Summit. The guest list to the summit includes: Internet stakeholders Government entities Academic researchers Advocacy groups The aim of the event is to discuss... Learn MoreZuckerberg Testimony: Should Facebook Be Stopping Opioid Trafficking?
[caption id="attachment_23079" align="aligncenter" width="452"] Zuckerberg Testimony: Should Facebook Be Stopping Opioid Trafficking?[/caption] Author: Justin Mckibben This past Tuesday and Wednesday, Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg found himself sitting in front of a tough crowd on Capitol Hill for 2... Learn MoreMiami Dolphins Coach’s Drug Use Video Goes Viral
Author: Justin Mckibben This Monday Christ Forester, the offensive line coach from the Miami Dolphins, resigned from his position after 25 years in the NFL. Forester was one of the highest paid assistants in the league, even though he only... Learn More3 Kinds of Selfie Takers Out There: Which Kind Are You?
[caption id="attachment_21179" align="aligncenter" width="457"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] Author: Justin Mckibben What kind of selfie do you usually snap? Is it one with an obscene amount... Learn MoreInstagram App Offering Mental Health Intervention
[caption id="attachment_20568" align="aligncenter" width="431"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] Author: Justin Mckibben Social media and online networking are such a relevant aspect of our world today. With... Learn MoreOhio Parents Overdose Photo: How Addiction is Killing Families
Author: Justin Mckibben Probably one of the most disturbing articles I have written about my home state of Ohio is one I can’t ignore. Since the photo of the two parents overdose in a car with a child in the back... Learn MoreCrazy News Stories of the Week
Author: Shernide Delva It's Friday! Hope you had a wonderful week. This week, we wrap up the top crazy news stories that circulated all over social media. Tons of stories this week grabbed our attention and these are just a few... Learn MoreMassachusetts Leads Media Campaign to Reduce Stigma of Addiction
Author: Shernide Delva Just last week, Massachusetts kicked off a five week campaign to combat the stigma of addiction. The campaign was launched in order to educate the public about addiction and the harms of stigmatizing behaviors. Unfortunately, the stigma... Learn MoreCan Social Media Cause PTSD?
Author: Justin Mckibben In case you were still skeptical, social media has become a significant element of our society... definitely. We have evolved into a culture that circulates information and cultivates emotional and ethical responses based on the shares, likes... Learn More#DelrayBeachChat Seeks to Educate Community About Recovery
Author: Justin Mckibben #Recovery #StayInformed #DelrayBeachChat... how many hash-tags (#) can we use to change the stigma? Sunny Southern Florida is such an incredible area for people in recovery, even being often referred to frequently as the recovery capitol of... Learn MoreUsing Social Media to Treat Depression
[caption id="attachment_16430" align="aligncenter" width="387"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] Author: Justin Mckibben I’m at it again! #cantstopwontstop Back to talk about that strangely familiar topic of the... Learn More