Tag: substance abuse disorders

Ask the experts: what is polydrug use?
Many people who suffer from substance use disorders abuse more than one drug. The term polydrug use is new, but references a long-standing problem with addiction. Once addicted to one substance, it is very likely users will turn to a cocktail of drugs to satisfy their needs. Continue reading

By   /  February 26, 2018

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

An exploration of addiction: Young adults
Young adults are known to partake in risky behavior. But what are some of the consequences when weekend fun becomes life-altering. Continue reading

By   /  June 27, 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