Even at age 9 or 10, as many as 10% of children are curious about using substances, and many parents haven’t made specific rules or say kids’ access at home would be easy.
Addiction and Substance Abuse
Some pharmacies participated in the standing order but did not have any naloxone available on the shelf.
Models could help identify patients who may benefit most from counseling.
Study in veterans shows many fatal overdoses involved multiple substances; 70% of those who died with stimulants in their systems hadn’t received addiction treatment recently.