America needs to face its addiction epidemic

24 Dec

The US Surgeon General Vivek Murthy has called for all Americans to face our addiction epidemic. We can no longer be complacent or sit back and hope others will seek out and find the answers on how to curb addictions in our country. We must act within our communities and ensure that the treatment programs and community outreach programs provide quality services to those in need. We also must understand that the future of our nation and its addiction problem starts with educating our children about substance abuse and addiction.

The more they know the better the choices they will make for themselves and in turn for our great nation. Read more here.

Addicts teaming up for money to buy heroin

21 Sep

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Giving your loose change or a few bucks to a person in need is an honorable thing to do. Most people who are truly in desperate circumstances are extremely grateful for any donation and will hopefully use the money for essentials like food, clothing or shelter. What happens when the people you thought were hungry or who had no shoes turn out to be running a scam to get money to buy drugs? Read all about it here.