Category: Drugs & Alcohol

Keep alcohol off the roads
December is National Impaired Driving Prevention Month. Research shows that almost 29 Americans die in alcohol-impaired vehicle crashes every day. Continue reading

By   /  December 22, 2017

Accept the challenge: Drug-free work week
Help spread the word and encourage your organization to participate in the National Drug-Free Work Week, October 16-21. Continue reading

By   /  October 13, 2017

10 facts about opioids
We compiled the most recent data and headlines about substance abuse, addiction, overdose deaths, and health consequences of America's opioid crisis. Continue reading

By   /  October 10, 2017

What was in that brownie?
Consumption of marijuana edibles is becoming more common in the growing number of states that have legalized the drug's use. Continue reading

By   /  September 12, 2017

America’s favorite illicit drug: marijuana
Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index data showed a nearly 75% increase of marijuana positivity in oral fluid drug tests in the U.S. workforce. Continue reading

By   /  July 7, 2017

Fighting opioid prescription addiction
See how the CDC along with federal and state governments are working to combat the opioid epidemic in the U.S. Continue reading

By   /  June 29, 2017

Common questions about marijuana
Our experts answer common questions about marijuana related to science, drug testing, policy, and the law. Read our FAQ. Continue reading

By   /  April 28, 2017

Fentanyl crisis continues
Fentanyl, a lethal opioid 50 times more powerful than heroin, is compounding the ongoing prescription drug epidemic in the U.S. Continue reading

By   /  April 26, 2017

Side effects of quitting marijuana
What happens when a marijuana user stop taking the drug? Learn more about the three most common side effects associated with quitting. Continue reading

By   /  April 20, 2017

Cannabinol state laws
Marijuana, specifically cannabinol (CBD), has gained popularity for its potential medicinal value. Today, sixteen states have low THC/high CBD laws. Continue reading

By   /  March 28, 2017