Partnership For Drug-Free Kids // August 31, 2017 It can be terrifying when your son or daughter is using drugs. When he or she is using heroin, fentanyl or other opioids, like prescription pain pills, however, the fear is even greater, since these substances pose a much higher risk of fatal overdose.  Your first goal…

Shatterproof.org // Addiction is a chronic brain disease. What is addiction? The National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) defines addiction as a chronic, relapsing brain disease that is characterized by compulsive drug seeking and use, despite harmful consequences.1 In the United States, 8–10% of people over the age of 12 are addicted to alcohol or other…