President Obama Speaks Out on Addiction – Drug Education Classes Help

by Mike Miller January 2, 2012
Usually with government you know exactly where they stand on drugs and their legality. However, this changed with current US President Barack Obama when he announced that his government would not go after the medical marijuana industry in states where it was legal. Now, that unpopular decision is turning course (like most political issues) and the medical marijuana industry is struggling for survival. The Obama Administration is not talking about undertaking some unprecedented approaches to add... [More]

Inmates Using Need Drug Education Class

by Mike Miller December 30, 2011
Members of the prison population using drugs – a good or bad idea? Really, can there be any good reason why prison inmates are using any drugs? The youngest men booked into jail so far this year are increasingly testing positive for prescription painkillers, while fewer were using cocaine and methamphetamine, according to a new federal study. Sobering Statistics Just over 68 percent of all men booked into jail had tested positive for illegal drugs. Men 21 and younger showed the biggest ... [More]

Adderall Users Need Drug Education Class

by Mike Miller December 27, 2011
How are high school students like body builders? Both engage in highly-competitive fields and use performance-enhancing drugs. Yes, it is true! Finals week is usually five days of utter dread and hours of seemingly endless bubbling. Some students crumble under the pressure. Others turn to illegal amphetamines like Adderall to speed through their tests. What is the primary medication prescribed for kids with ADHD? – Adderall. Approximately 9.5 percent of children 4- to 17-years-old have ... [More]

Online Drug Class Fight Against Prescription Medication Abuse

by Mike Miller December 22, 2011
Every day more than 40 people die in the United States from an overdose of prescription medication. While that statistic may not terrify you, the fact that it has increased almost 400% over the past five years should! According to a National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH 2010), prescription drug abuse is the fastest growing health problem in the US with about 7 million people regularly using prescription drugs for non-medical purposes (2010 National Survey on Drug Use and Health.) Peopl... [More]

Journey Healing Center Patients Need Alcohol Drug Class

by Mike Miller December 20, 2011
Millions of substance abusers never seek help. Then again, millions of abusers seek help each week. One of the places that provides in-patient treatment for substance abuse has seen an incredible surge in the number of patients addicted to prescription drugs. Often, these patients are entering for other drugs, and officials are finding that prescription medication is also a problem. On the heels of a guilty verdict for Conrad Murray this week, the addiction experts at Journey Healing Centers (p... [More]

Parents Really Need Online Drug Class

by Mike Miller December 10, 2011
One of the true victims of the modern-day epidemic of prescription drug abuse are children. The children of addicts suffer greatly. If this subject interests you, I encourage you to read on. Following are real-life stories of children affected by the addiction of their parents to prescription medication. This time, it was a 6-year-old boy found living in a home this week with clothes piled upon excrement, rotting food in the refrigerator and a syringe within his easy reach. Last month, three c... [More]

Serious Lifters Need Online Drug Class

by Mike Miller December 8, 2011
Since the days of Arnold Schwarzenegger drug abuse has been rampant among body builders.  They always are looking for the best steroid to help their muscles recovery more quickly so they can work out longer and harder. In Australia, drug abuse among those serious gym rats is becoming concerning. They are a growing subculture known as "shredders" - Perth men who spend hours in the gym in pursuit of the "perfect" male body. The young, often tattooed, men are usually seen with arms and chest ... [More]

Namibians Could Use Online Drug Class

by Mike Miller December 7, 2011
Drug abuse is not isolated to first world, civilized nations. Drug abuse is a problem in every part of the world. Africa is no different. The rate at which Namibians are now consuming drugs is alarming to the extent that it is no longer just a convenient transit point for drugs but has graduated into an illicit drugs consumption point. The country's rising profile as an international route for drug trafficking has changed, as there has been a rise in the consumption of hard drugs in the countr... [More]

Keep Fetuses Safe – Take Online Drug Class

by Mike Miller December 2, 2011
Prescription medication addiction is becoming a problem of epidemic proportions in this country. Add fetuses to the growing list of those addicted to prescription medication. No, that is not a typo, and really the only surprise is that obviously fetuses cannot access the Internet – yet! Medical authorities are witnessing explosive growth in the number of newborn babies hooked on prescription painkillers, innocent victims of their mothers' addictions. After exposure to months of drugs in ... [More]

Online Drug Class Keeps Fetuses Addiction Free

by Mike Miller November 27, 2011
Prescription medication addiction is becoming a problem of epidemic proportions in this country.  Add fetuses to the growing list of those addicted to prescription medication.  No, that is not a typo, and really the only surprise is that obviously fetuses cannot access the Internet – yet! Medical authorities are witnessing explosive growth in the number of newborn babies hooked on prescription painkillers, innocent victims of their mothers' addictions. Early Intervention Key D... [More]