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Prescription Drug Abuse: A National Epidemic

March 1, 2013

The U.S. leads the world in prescription drug abuse. The cost, to the nation, is in the billions! Source

The Anatomy of a High

The Anatomy of a High

October 29, 2012

The idea of using vaccines to fight drug addiction traces its origins back nearly 40 years: Albany Medical College’s Bernard Berkowitz tested whether mice would form antibodies in response to a morphine vaccine, and University of Chicago psychiatrist K.F. Bonese studied the effects of a similar morphine vaccine on heroin self-administration in rhesus macaques.Both teams […]

Addiction By Region: Where Temptation Lives

Addiction By Region: Where Temptation Lives

May 6, 2012

This infographic shows drug usage in the United States by region, by state and age. Have a closer look to know more intersting facts about addiction and drug abuse.