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Opioid crisis: 174 lives lost daily

January 29, 2018 By

More than 63,600 people died from a drug overdose in 2016, according to the National Center for Health Statistics, part of the CDC.

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U.S. Attorney General publishes memorandum on marijuana

January 18, 2018 By

On January 4, 2018, Attorney General Jeff Sessions released a new memorandum for all U.S. Attorneys summarizing the immediate direction on federal marijuana enforcement policy.

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Veterans, PTSD, and substance use disorders

November 10, 2017 By

Many veterans struggle with mental health issues as well as substance use disorders. Lean more about what resources exist to help increase awareness.

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Cincinnati: A 7-day look into heroin addiction

September 29, 2017 By

In Cincinnati, 60 journalists, photographers, and videographers sought out to document the life of those affected by heroin and opioids.

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Addiction recovery: A celebration of life

September 6, 2017 By

National Recovery Month in September raises awareness about substance use disorders and celebrate individuals in recovery.

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Recognizing 20 Years of International Overdose Awareness Day

August 31, 2017 By

The International Overdose Awareness Day unites people worldwide who have lost loved ones to drug overdoses.

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Top 7 trends at SAPAA

August 30, 2017 By

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

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DEA proposal to curb production of prescription drugs

August 24, 2017 By

On August 7, 2017 the DEA published a proposal to limit the manufacturing of several controlled substances starting in 2018.

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Risk Management: New trends in workforce drug use

August 2, 2017 By

Risk Management reported that the overall positivity for all drugs has increased annually for the past 5 years to its highest level since 2004.

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SHRM in the Big Easy

July 13, 2017 By

Quest Diagnostics attends the 2017 Society for Human Resource Management convention in New Orleans.