Drug Abuse

Senate Bill Seeks To Screen Teens For Drug AbuseMandatory screening of students for potentially risky drug behavior is among key provisions of a bill now being finalized by Mass. Senate leaders.
State Doctors' Group To Meet On Addiction CrisisThe state's growing heroin and prescription drug abuse crisis is getting the attention of the Massachusetts Medical Society.
Baker Unveils Plan To Fight Prescription Drug AbuseGov. Charlie Baker has unveiled the first steps his administration plans to take in fighting heroin and prescription drug abuse and addiction.
Boston City Councilor Wants Inquiry Into Avicii ConcertNearly 40 young people were taken to the hospital for drug and alcohol-related problems during Avicii's concert on June 25th.
The Pot Holes Of RetirementThe pot holes of life have a way of messing up the best laid plans for a comfortable retirement.
Link Between Bath Salts & Drug Abuse?They are supposed to be something you pour into a hot relaxing bath but some bath salts are now being banned because they contain a synthetic drug, which is killing abusers.