Michigan Stands United To Face Addiction Michigan is not alone in the loss of lives to opioids and other substances of abuse. In 2014 alone over 47,000 have died of drug overdose nationwide. Michigan ranks number 18 in deaths from overdose with over 1,700 lost in 2014 and 10th in per capita prescribing rates. Until … [Read more…]
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In 2016, over 30 county residents died from opioid abuse. The county is trying to combat this issue with new data sets and information related to opioid abuse on its Access Oakland website. A new open data portal focused on opioids, launched July 10, is now available Oakland County Health Division Manager Leigh-Anne Stafford said the ... [Read more...]
Contributor, Ryan Hampton, Recovery Advocate at Facing Addiction + Person in Long Term Recovery from Substance Use Disorder Huffington Post, 07/06/2017 05:55 pm ET What’s in your recovery tool kit? How do you maintain your recovery on a day to day basis? One thing that recovery advocates, doctors, and addiction science all agree on is connection. ... [Read more...]