As our society has jumped deep into the world of healthy food over the last decade, it is common for consumers to demand to know all of the nutritional information and ingredients in every bite they consume. At McDonald’s, you can now view the exact calorie count of your various choices. And Starbucks proudly displays loads of “nutritional” information in its stores and on its websites. Continue reading Care About What’s in Your Food? How About Your Heroin?
As suspected, President Obama’s proposal to allocate $1.1 billion to the treatment of opioid addiction did not make it into the bill that Congress passed earlier this month. Instead, the bill only provided $181 million dollars (and even at that the money is not appropriated to specific programs). Continue reading Dysfunctional DC is Not the Answer to the Heroin Epidemic
If you have children of any age, you need to be aware of the heroin epidemic affecting our country in 2016. This is especially true if you have addiction in your family history. This issue is increasing rapidly and something needs to be done to stop the epidemic. Continue reading Why the 2016 Heroin Epidemic is Something You and Your Family Should Worry About