Protect Children From Prescription Drug Abuse
Since 2012, prescription
opioids have been the primary substance of abuse in the state, and their use
has outpaced alcohol abuse, according to the Tennessee Department of Mental
Health and Substance Abuse Services. Young Tennesseans use prescription painkillers
at a 30 percent higher rate than the national average. BUT – Everyone can help
play a key role in combating this abuse.
Click here for important prevention tips.
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