Category: News

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Valentine’s Day: Chocolate, flowers, and… cocaine?

February 14, 2018 By

Seventy-five percent of flowers sold in the U.S. are imported from Colombia and 90% of cocaine comes from Colombia as well. Coincidence?

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DOT random rates unchanged

February 6, 2018 By

The US Department of Transportation announced that the minimum annual drug testing rate for 2018 will remain at 25% and the alcohol rate will remain at 10%.

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Inspiring young scientists in Atlanta

January 31, 2018 By

Our Atlanta laboratory created a new mentorship program for young scientists in the community. They wanted to create a hands-on environment for students to experience science from their own perspectives, and maybe even inspire a career choice.

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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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New look, same great content

January 17, 2018 By

We are proud to launch a new, refreshed design for our drug testing blog this week. As we continue to share new resources and content, we’re looking forward to doing so on a blog platform that will be significantly enhanced.

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Year in Review: Top seven blogs in 2017

December 19, 2017 By

We are excited to countdown of the most compelling stories of the year and to recognize a nomination by our team for our favorite social share.

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Inside Quest Diagnostics: A look at Quest Diagnostics Health & Wellness

November 16, 2017 By

Population health insights from screening data provides a foundation for employers to make decisions about benefits design and wellness initiatives.

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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.