Drug Abuse

Read: Addressing the School E-Cigarette and Vaping Epidemic

Addressing the School E-Cigarette and Vaping Epidemic

Vaping and e-cigarette use threatens student health and academic achievement and is draining precious school resources. Here’s how human interventions and technologies can help address the problem.

Read: NJ Middle School Teacher Overdoses on Fentanyl in Front of Students

NJ Middle School Teacher Overdoses on Fentanyl in Front of Students

The campus school resource officer administered Narcan to the art teacher, which revived him after he overdosed on fentanyl.

Read: 10 Los Angeles Middle School Students Treated for Possible Cannabis Overdose

10 Los Angeles Middle School Students Treated for Possible Cannabis Overdose

Seven students were taken to a local hospital for treatment after possibly consuming an edible cannabis product.

Read: UPDATE on USC Investigations Into Alleged Fraternity Misconduct

UPDATE on USC Investigations Into Alleged Fraternity Misconduct

The allegations led USC to update its fraternity rules, which prompted eight of the fraternities to disaffiliate from the school.

Read: Los Angeles Schools to Carry Narcan After Spate of Student Overdoses

Los Angeles Schools to Carry Narcan After Spate of Student Overdoses

All 1,400 schools will be equipped with the overdose-reversing drug after at least seven teens overdosed and one died.

Read: LA Dept. of Public Health: Counterfeit Pills Contaminated with Fentanyl Causing Drug Overdoses

LA Dept. of Public Health: Counterfeit Pills Contaminated with Fentanyl Causing Drug Overdoses

A health alert has been issued in Los Angeles after four adolescents overdosed after taking counterfeit narcotic pills; one of them was found dead at their school.

Read: Charges Against 4 Colorado Hospital Security Officers Dropped

Charges Against 4 Colorado Hospital Security Officers Dropped

The four hospital security officers were facing negligent homicide charges for their alleged roles in the death of a patient.

Read: Arizona Governor Signs Anti-Hazing Legislation

Arizona Governor Signs Anti-Hazing Legislation

Until passage of HB 2322, Arizona was among only six states that did not have laws punishing hazing.

Read: School Behavioral Aide, Husband Arrested for Dealing Fentanyl to Students

School Behavioral Aide, Husband Arrested for Dealing Fentanyl to Students

The employee and her husband are believed to have furnished fentanyl to at least eight students, including one who overdosed.

Read: What Is Marijuana Wax and How Dangerous Is It?

What Is Marijuana Wax and How Dangerous Is It?

The marijuana wax drug, also known as marijuana oil, is highly potent and dangerous.

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