AMERICAN OPIOIDS EPIDEMIC

Ren in Drug Abuse Prevention
April 22, 2020

The United States is Struggling with Multiple Opioid Epidemics

When the opiate epidemic is focused on, it’s considered to be just ONE problem. But in reality, the United States is struggling with multiple opiate epidemics. When we hear about the opiate epidemic, it is called just that, an epidemic.

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Ren in Opioid Crisis
October 2, 2018

Almost All U.S. Doctors Overprescribe Opiates: Why?

Recent studies show that nearly all U.S. doctors tend to overprescribe opioid pain reliever drugs when they hand out prescriptions.

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Ren in Opioid Crisis
May 13, 2018

Drug Overdose Deaths Up Six-Hundred Percent in Twenty Years: Addiction Vs. Abuse

When we look at the drug problem in the U.S., the biggest shocker is how rapidly this issue went from being a problem to a crisis, a crisis to an epidemic, and an epidemic to a full-on National Public Health Emergency .

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