User login
Navigation
Calendar
S M T W T F S
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
31
 
 
 
 
 
Add to calendar

W3C CSS   W3C html
Sample header image

Additional Resources

All additional resources are listed in alphabetical order, with descriptions.

Rx Safety Matters
http://www.rxsafetymatters.org
RxSafetyMatters.org was developed to help healthcare professionals, families, communities, and law enforcement officials learn how to help reduce the abuse and diversion of prescription medications.

Precription Medicine Abuse: A growing problem
http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/research-reports/prescription-drugs/director 
Prescription medication abuse by teens and young adults is a growing problem in the United States.

Trends in Prescription Drug Abuse
 http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/research-reports/prescription-drugs/trends-in-prescription-drug-abuse 
Although prescription drug abuse affects many Americans, some concerning trends can be seen among older adults, adolescents, and women.

Prescription drug abuse
http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/prescription-drug-abuse/basics/definition/CON-20032471
Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research - Pain-pill addiction is a valid concern. But the risk is low if you take your medication exactly as directed.

Benzodiazepines
http://www.dea.gov/pr/multimedia-library/publications/drug_of_abuse.pdf
Drug Enforcement Administration

Methylphenidate (Ritalin)
http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugfacts/stimulant-adhd-medications-methylphenidate-amphetamines 
National Institute on Drug Abuse

Prescription Stimulants
http://www.drugfree.org/Parent/Drug_Guide/
Prescription_Stimulants

Partnership for a Drug-Free America

Some Commonly Prescribed Medications: Use & Consequences
http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/research-reports/prescription-drugs/director 
National Institute on Drug Abuse

Steroids (Anabolic-Androgenic)
http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugfacts/anabolic-steroids 
National Institute on Drug Abuse

 

Back to top