Posts Tagged ‘Illinois’

Public Health Epidemic: Painkiller Overdose

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Prescription painkiller overdoses have become a public health epidemic in the United States according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”).  Deaths associated with prescription painkillers, such as hydrocodone, methadone, oxycodone, and oxymorphone, have surpassed the number of … Read the rest

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and the Family

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On October 23, 2011, The Daily Herald published an article about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder.  The article focuses on the challenges of living with and parenting a child with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder or Fetal Alcohol Syndrome.  One family … Read the rest