Posts made in November, 2012

Women and Prescription Drugs

Posted by on Nov 23, 2012 in Prescription Drugs |

Women and Prescription Drugs Funnily enough you may be wondering what women and prescription drugs have to do with one another. You may also be wondering how if there is anything special to it, what is it? Well, it may surprise you to know but when it comes to women and prescription drugs, women take about 40% more prescription drugs than men according to the National Center for Health Statistics. This may have something to do with the fact that women visit doctors about 35% more often than...

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5 Ways To Know Your Parents Are Addicted

Posted by on Nov 19, 2012 in Addicted Parents |

5 Ways To Know Your Parents Are Addicted It is becoming more and more common for adult children to discover their parent is using drugs. The prescription pill epidemic has resulted in people outside the usual “addict demographic” to abuse drugs.  Abuse of mind-altering prescription drugs by Americans 50 and older is projected to triple by 2020, according to a recent study. Empty nest syndrome, medical problems, deaths of close friends and family-these are all reasons why your parent may...

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