Americans over the age of 50 have been seeking out substance abuse treatment more often in recent years. Seniors can be susceptible to addiction for various reasons, and they often are unaware of the dangers and signs.
Chef Jeff Henderson tells York County School of Technology students he would have continued selling crack cocaine until he was dead or in prison. Fortunately, the latter came first, and prison gave Chef Jeff the opportunity to make a new life.
Although medical marijuana is legal in the state of California, last week federal authorities shut down the nation’s largest medical marijuana dispensary, Oakland California’s Harborside Health Center.