Today’s Fake Prescription Drugs Weren’t Covered in D.A.R.E.


The news stories about fake prescription drugs on the streets just keep coming. Counterfeit OxyContin is being sold. Fentanyl-laced Xanax knock-offs are making the rounds, and “heroin pills” are being passed off as legit pain medication. This is not what you were told to “just say no” to when you were in school, and even […]

13th-stepping: How to avoid the trap


Two people meet. They may do a little “harmless” flirting. There may be a light, slightly lingering touch on the arm here and there, and they might hold each other’s gaze a little too long to be just casual. There’s no denying the chemistry that sparked immediately when their eyes met for the first time, […]

Loving an Addict

Loving an addict can be difficult. Drug or alcohol addiction does not happen overnight. Your loved one did not wake up and decide to become an addicted individual. He or she likely went through several stages before getting to the spot they are in right now. This is just as scary for them as it […]