By conducting an analysis of the electronic health records of nearly 580,000 fully vaccinated people in the United States, the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) has concluded that those affected by substance abuse disorder– including alcohol, cannabis, cocaine, opioid and tobacco use disorders– have a higher likelihood of... Read More.
Addiction among veterans is a very real, extremely widespread problem in the US. An estimated one in every ten to fifteen veterans suffers from a substance use disorder or addiction. The prevalence of this disease in this population has been referred to as a silent pandemic. We are taking action to... Read More.
Retired NHL athlete Jimmy Hayes passed away on August 23, 2021. Three days ago, his cause of death was confirmed as an overdose involving cocaine and fentanyl. Known best in the PA region for his time on the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins and as the brother of Flyers center Kevin... Read More.