Over The Counter Drug Abuse in Teens

As a parent you most likely have had discussions with your kids about the dangers of illegal drugs and alcohol. But have you thought about talking to your kids about the dangers of over the counter drug abuse? Because a prescription is not needed and anyone can walk...

Copper Poisoning Symptoms

Do you know the symptoms of copper poisoning? You have about 50 to 80 milligrams (mg) of copper in your body that’s mostly found in your muscles and liver.  This small amount of copper is necessary for our bodies to function normally. It’s essential for healthy...

Was I Given a Date Rape Drug?

You wake up and don’t remember anything about last night.  You wonder, was I drugged?  Or did I just drink too much? Maybe you know you only had one drink, or part of a drink and can’t remember anything that happened after that?   Are there signs of sexual...

Lead Poisoning on US Army Bases a Real Risk

31 children at Ft. Benning have lead poisoning.  Additionally, 77 children at Fort Polk in Louisiana, Fort Riley in Kansas, and Fort Hood and Fort Bliss in Texas test positive for high lead levels. According to a recent report by Reuters, lead is in paint in on-post...