August 25, 2020
Teen Mom 2’s Leah Messer Opens Up About Pill Addiction

Teen Mom 2’s Leah Messer Opens Up About Pill Addiction

Leah Messer from Teen Mom 2 opens up about how she overcame her pill addiction. Learn more here.
August 19, 2020
cough medicine for addicts

Is it Safe to Take Cough Medicine for Recovering Addicts

Cold medicine can be dangerous for someone in recovery, but safe cold and cough medicines for recovering addicts can be found if you know what to look for.
August 11, 2020
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The Most Outrageous Drug Busts in Pennsylvania

These wild, strange, and most outrageous drug busts in Pennsylvania will have you shaking you head, hitting your hand to your face, and wondering how.
August 5, 2020
teenager hiding drugs

Is Your Kid Hiding Drugs? Common Hiding Spots for Drugs

If your teen is using drugs, then they are likely stashing them as well. Kids hiding drugs can be sneaky, but these typical hiding spots for drugs could help you find the proof you need.
July 21, 2020
Chronic pain

Alternative Techniques for Chronic Pain Management

The risk of substance abuse from chronic illnesses is higher than many people realize. Unfortunately, these people with serious medical conditions may turn to drugs or alcohol for several reasons.
July 20, 2020
Xanax

The Hidden Dangers of Taking Xanax

While Xanax can be used for anxiety relief, there are some dangers of taking Xanax that you want to avoid.
July 8, 2020
Speedballing cocaine

What You Need to Know About Speedball & Its Drug Effects

Speedball is a highly dangerous drug combination. While some users swear by the intense euphoric effects of speedball, do not be fooled.
July 1, 2020
homeless addict

Truth in the Numbers: A Look at Homeless Addicts

While there are a number of homeless addicts in the United States, not everyone who is living on the street has a drug problem. Learn the truth behind homelessness and addiction.
June 24, 2020
Philadelphia

Overdose Deaths in Philadelphia Still Rising

The number of overdose deaths in Philadelphia rose once more in 2019, but how will the coronavirus impact 2020 numbers?
June 17, 2020
peer specialists

How Peer Specialists in Philly Hospitals Are Making A Difference

Drug-related emergency room visits are a serious problem, but peer specialists in Philly hospitals are helping to decrease these numbers and get these people help.
June 17, 2020
peer specialists

How Peer Specialists in Philly Hospitals Are Making A Difference

Drug-related emergency room visits are a serious problem, but peer specialists in Philly hospitals are helping to decrease these numbers and get these people help.
June 10, 2020
recreational marijuana

The First State-Authorized Medical Marijuana Research Program in Philadelphia

A new medical marijuana research program in Philadelphia is being launched to study the efficacy of medical marijuana for serious illnesses and to help determine once and for all whether cannabis should be used to treat these problems.
June 4, 2020
drugs on social media

The Dangerous Connection Between Social Media & Drug Abuse

With the rise in social networking sites comes some unforeseen negative side effects. Social media and drug use may be more connected than people realize, and it could mean trouble for the nation’s youth.
May 28, 2020
heavy drinking

Heavy Drinkers Beware: Alcohol-Induced Rhabdomyolysis Dangers

Alcohol-induced rhabdomyolysis is a rare but serious consequence of both binge drinking and prolonged alcohol abuse. Learn more about rhabdomyolysis and how to recognize it.