Articles tagged with: military and substance abuse

Illegal Drugs

  • Teenager Hopes Her Sister’s Ecstasy Death Can Educate Other Teens

    Teenager Hopes Her Sister’s Ecstasy Death Can Educate Other Teens

    Shawna McCormick and her family were dragged from bed with the dreaded call a night last December, as her sister’s panicked friends told them to come right away. According to VancouverSun.com, Cheryl McCormick, 17, had taken a dose of ecstasy at a sleepover, and she was not okay. Shawna rushed out the door with her [...]

Prescription Drugs

  • Prescription Error Death

    Grandmother Died From Prescription Error

    Although this story is not about addiction, it does represent a gross ignorance on the part of doctors. It is mistakes like this, as well as over-prescribing painkillers that have led to this deadly epidemic, and unfortunately the elderly often suffer the consequences.

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