Monthly Archives: June 2012

Prescription Drug Abuse Fueling Rise in Heroin Addiction

By Join Together Staff | June 20, 2012 | Leave a comment | Filed in Drugs,Prescription Drugs & Youth The increase in prescription drug abuse is fueling a rise in heroin addiction, NBC News reports. A growing number of young people who start abusing expensive prescription drugs are … Continue reading

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Heroin Use Rises as Prescription Painkillers Become Harder to Abuse

By Join Together Staff | June 7, 2012 | Leave a comment | Filed in Addiction, Community Related, Drugs, Prescription Drugs, Young Adults & Youth Regulations designed to make it more difficult to abuse prescription painkillers are leading to an … Continue reading

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NY Governor to Call for Decriminalizing Possession of Small Amounts of Marijuana

By Join Together Staff | June 4, 2012 | 1 Comment | Filed in Community Related, Drugs, Legal & Young Adults New York Governor Andrew Cuomo will ask the state legislature on Monday to decriminalize the possession of small amounts … Continue reading

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