New York figures show a sharp increase in prescriptions for painkillers such as OxyContin on Long Island in the past three years and more Long Islanders are seeking help for addiction to pain pills. Newsday interviewed New York Regional Director Traci Donnelly who describes how a parent’s own drug cabinet can easily lead to prescription drug abuse. Click here to read the full article.
State Figures Show LI Drug Abuse On Rise
Sunday, July 10th, 2011