Prescription Drug Overdose Quadruple Among Hoosiers

Prescription drug addiction. It’s not a new problem, but its prevalence continues to grow at a rapid pace across the country. At Fairbanks, prescription drugs are the second most commonly abused substance among adults and adolescents. Often, these medications are used in combination with alcohol and marijuana, making the consequences even more severe. Check out this article in the The Indianapolis Star about the devastating impact prescription drugs have on Hoosiers.