Tag: drug use

Veterans, PTSD, and substance use disorders
Many veterans struggle with mental health issues as well as substance use disorders. Lean more about what resources exist to help increase awareness. Continue reading

By   /  November 10, 2017

Top 7 trends at SAPAA
SAPAA helps to drive process forward and keeps our industry educated and informed about drug testing. See this year's most popular topics. Continue reading

By   /  August 30, 2017

An exploration of addiction: The teen years
In this installment of our series, we examine how addiction can take hold when our brains are at their most vulnerable. Continue reading

By   /  May 5, 2017

Series: An exploration of addiction
In this new series, we will take a deeper dive into the science behind substance abuse disorders and addiction. Continue reading

By   /  March 21, 2017

Worldwide economic development and drug use
Socioeconomic status can influence how likely people around the world are to use drugs and alcohol. Continue reading

By   /  March 2, 2017

Drug positivity rises in the railroad industry
As drug use by U.S. workers rises, evidence shows a similar pattern in the railroad industry which includes engineers, train crew and dispatchers. Continue reading

By   /  September 19, 2016

National Substance Abuse Prevention Month
Although we are conscious of the detrimental effects of drugs and alcohol, there is a need for more education to help prevent drug use and abuse. Continue reading

By   /  October 5, 2015

Science and cyborgs with Dr. Barry Sample
Dr. Barry Sample answers questions from New York City elementary students about the impacts of drug use. Continue reading

By   /  April 24, 2015

Report examines marijuana’s impact in Colorado and Washington
A new report from Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM) analyzes marijuana use and its consequences in the states where it is legal. Continue reading

By   /  January 7, 2015

Webinar: Tracking the Trends insights
Dr. Barry Sample, Director of Science and Technology, reviewed key data and insights from the Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index. Continue reading

By   /  October 10, 2014