SCC’s TOP for Athletes – Opioid Prevention Toolkit

DOWNLOAD TOOLKIT PDF: TOP Athletes - SCC Opioid Prevention Toolkit Safe Communities Regional Coalition's  NEW OPIOID PREVENTION TOOLKIT: Tackling Opioids through Prevention for Athletes (TOP) Toolkit. The GOAL: This toolkit is intended to help guide and raise awareness of opioid use and abuse among young student athletes and to provide evidence-based recommendations...
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Opioid Prescriptions Remain High, Especially in Elderly With Chronic Pain

Opioid prescriptions remain high despite increased awareness of the opioid epidemic and awareness of the drugs’ risks, a new study finds. Researchers found opioid use and doses leveled off after peaking in 2012-13, but were still higher in 2017 than in 2007, HealthDay reports. Opioid use was especially high in elderly patients...
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Ask questions!!!

As you age... be sure to be your own advocate during doctor's appointments and ask as many questions as it takes to understand your instructions and how you are to be taking your medications!  
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SCC’s TOP for Athletes – Opioid Prevention Toolkit

DOWNLOAD TOOLKIT PDF: TOP Athletes - SCC Opioid Prevention Toolkit Safe Communities Regional Coalition's  NEW OPIOID PREVENTION TOOLKIT: Tackling Opioids through...
Read More

Opioid Prescriptions Remain High, Especially in Elderly With Chronic Pain

Opioid prescriptions remain high despite increased awareness of the opioid epidemic and awareness of the drugs’ risks, a new study...
Read More

Ask questions!!!

As you age... be sure to be your own advocate during doctor's appointments and ask as many questions as it...
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Common Names for Prescription Pain Medications

Familiarize yourself with your medications and the harm they can cause if misidentified. 
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Grandparents, Lock up the Medicine, Please!

Kids to Grandma and Grandpa: Lock up the medicine, please! Nearly one out of four grandparents store prescription medications in a place...
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