Caregivers & Community Members

Three Surprising Risks From Vaping

National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2020 We’ve described the risks of vaping (using e-cigarettes like JUUL). Recently, we talked with a scientific expert on vaping and learned some other ways that it could harm a person’s health. We asked Dr. Kevin Walton—Chief of... read more

Preventing the Use of Marijuana: Focus on Women and Pregnancy

SAMHSA, 2019 This guide supports health care providers, systems, and communities seeking to prevent marijuana use by pregnant women. It describes relevant research findings, examines emerging and best practices, identifies knowledge gaps and implementation challenges,... read more

Prevention with Purpose: A Strategic Planning Guide for Preventing Drug Misuse Among College Students

 Drug Enforcement Administration, 2019 This publication was funded by the Drug Enforcement Administration under contract number GS-10F-0406P. The content of this publication does not necessarily represent the positions or policies of the Drug Enforcement... read more

U.S. Surgeon General’s Advisory: Marijuana Use and the Developing Brain

U.S Department of Health and Human Services, 2019 This article emphasizes the Surgeon Generals concerns and the importance of protecting our Nation from the health risks of marijuana use in adolescence and during pregnancy. Recent increases in access to marijuana and... read more

Substance Misuse Prevention for Young Adults

SAMSHA, 2019 This guide supports health care providers, systems, and communities seeking to prevent substance misuse among young adults. It describes relevant research findings, examines emerging and best practices, identifies knowledge gaps and implementation... read more

The Hope & Recovery
Support Line

In the event of an opioid overdose, call to connect with a licensed counselor, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You can also talk to your doctor about medication-assisted treatment.

401.942.STOP (7867)