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Prevent Overdose: The 911 Good Samaritan Law – What is it?

January 27th, 2014

Have you ever heard of the 911 Good Samaritan Law? Basically, it gives protection to people who call 911 in support of a person suffering from an overdose or other drug-related problem. Why is it necessary? People who witness someone else having a heart attack probably wouldn’t think twice about calling 911, but witnesses to […]

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Suicide Prevention: What You Can Do

September 11th, 2013

You may think suicide will never affect your life. But suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States, with one suicide occurring on average every 14 minutes. With those odds, chances are very high that it will touch your life sometime, somehow. That’s why the American Association of Suicidology sponsors National […]

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