DEA has scheduled another National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, October 29, 2011, from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. to provide a venue for persons who want to dispose of unwanted and unused prescription drugs.National Prescription Drug Take Back Day addresses a vital public safety and public health issue. More than seven million […]
Pyramid Healthcare’s Ridgeview Adolescent Behavorial Health Center has historically had a strong family component as a significant part of the treatment curriculum designed to enhance the experience families have as they engage in the treatment process with their son or daughter. In addition to weekly individual family therapy sessions that occur with the teen’s counselor, […]
Four Loco Has Already Said It Would Pull Caffine From Drinks Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration issued warning letters Wednesday to four manufacturers of alcoholic energy drinks often consumed by college students, saying the caffeine added to their beverages is an “unsafe food additive.” FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg said […]
Bold Board: Pa. Asks Distributors to Pull Alcoholic Energy Drinks November 3, 2010 News Summary Citing numerous cases of alcohol poisoning in states across the country, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board has formally asked the state’s 17,000 licensed beer distributors to stop selling high-alcohol energy drinks that are popular among college students.
Finding information about substance abuse prevention, treatment, and recovery options has been a problem for both those seeking help and professional help-providers in recent years, especially in times of crisis. “You’ve got people in urgent situations that need immediate help, may not know professional terminology or may not be in a position to pursue normal […]