Supports Medicine Cabinet Campaign
on: October 20, 2010, 6:08 am
Author: Leland Michaels
Your Medicine Cabinet,” an effective campaign to help reduce prescription
drug abuse has become an epidemic across the country. This is particularly evident
in the recent news articles and with the deaths of many well known celebrities.
to the Center for Disease Control’s report entitled “Prescription
Drug Overdose,” “since 1999, abuse misuse and overdose of prescription
drugs have significantly increased.” The study goes on to say that the
number of unintentional overdose deaths from 1995 to 2005 doubled due to increasing
deaths from prescription drugs rather than illicit drugs such as heroin and
the prescription drug problem has gotten out of hand in many places in the country
and as a result has destroyed lives all over the world.
a long-term drug and alcohol rehabilitation program that has been in operation
since 1964 has seen the devastation that prescription drug abuse has caused
to both addicts and families. One thing that Narconon has reported that in the
recent years is that they have more clients looking for help for prescriptions
than ever before.
has been able to help many addicts through their successful rehabilitation methods;
they’re program achieves a more than 70% success rate for permanent sobriety
from addiction. Another thing the group is taking part in, are ways to help
prevent prescription drug abuse in the first place. Narconon are doing this
through a campaign that is being used all over the world to stop prescription
program is a new campaign called “Lock Your Medicine Cabinet.” This
is a nationwide campaign used by schools, churches, community groups and even
drug rehab centers across the nation.
Narconon centers actively participate in the “Lock Your Medicine Cabinet”
campaign because it helps raise awareness about the prescription drug epidemic
and offers a safe and drug free prevention message that can help anyone.
result is that less and less people become addicted to prescriptions in the
first place. Prescription drug addiction does not have to go unhandled. Contact
Narconon today for more information at www.narconon.org. For more information,
please see our video: http://www.youtube.com/user/narconon#p/u/4/Ze2L6lMG7gI.
Narconon: The Narconon Programs
has been helping the victims of addiction and their families for over 40 years
since the program was founded in 1966. With 120 Narconon Centers across the
world, Narconon is dedicated to creating drug-free lives to those afflicted
with drug and alcohol addiction.
Details: Narconon International
4652 Hollywood Boulevard Hollywood, CA 90027
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
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