Tag: NSDUH

New data shows 1 in 10 Americans use drugs
New data from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health reported that approximately 28 million Americans have used an illicit drug in the past month. Continue reading

By   /  September 25, 2017

Employers paying the price of substance abuse
Employers can now calculate the cost of substance abuse on their businesses with the Substance Use Cost Calculator. Continue reading

By   /  May 9, 2017

2017 National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
On Saturday, April 29 safe disposal areas will be available throughout the country for anyone to turn in their unused prescription medications. Continue reading

By   /  April 14, 2017

Data shows escalating drug use in the U.S. workforce
Typically, there is at least 30 percent more self-reported drug use by people who work for an employer without a drug testing program. Continue reading

By   /  January 24, 2017

Shortage of drug-free job applicants
Many businesses are finding it increasingly difficult to find applicants who can pass a pre-employment drug test. Continue reading

By   /  December 2, 2016

Businesses struggle to find drug-free workers
The New York Times reports that employers across the U.S. are struggling to find workers who can pass a pre-employment drug test. Continue reading

By   /  May 17, 2016

Alcohol Awareness Month
To help combat underage alcohol use, the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence established April as Alcohol Awareness Month. Continue reading

By   /  April 8, 2016

Drug testing trends video
A new video highlights key findings from the “Drug Testing Trends” session presented by Dr. Barry Sample at the annual DATIA conference. Watch now. Continue reading

By   /  August 14, 2015

Series: Assessing drug use trends in the United States – Opiates
Over the past few weeks, we used five renowned sources of drug use data to compare and contrast the latest trends in illicit drug use. Continue reading

By   /  April 22, 2015

Series: Assessing Drug Use Trends in the United States – Cocaine
Join us over the next several weeks as we use several renowned sources to compare and contrast the latest trends in drug use. Continue reading

By   /  April 3, 2015