Tag: epidemic

Taking Care of Your Mental Health During the Pandemic

The corona virus has become a worldwide pandemic, with a number of cities and countries completely shutting down. With the media constantly pumping out predictions, it can be difficult to get a grasp on the situation. Especially as everyone around you seems to be in a constant nervous bubble.

Why You Should Be Wary of Prescription Drugs

Just because the doctor said it was okay, doesn’t actually make it okay. One of the leading causes of the opioid epidemic is prescription drug abuse [1]. Many who receive specific medications develop an addiction they feel they have no control over. In turn, when these prescriptions run out, they turn to the streets to

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America’s Heroin Epidemic

Introduction I currently work for an upscale rehabilitation website. Writing blogs about what you’d expect. However, there was one topic of discussion that caught my interest. I figured I should talk about it here. It may or may not come as a surprise that America is currently facing a heroin epidemic. I wouldn’t have believed

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