Everything You Need to Know About Overdose Prevention Toolkits

Everything You Need to Know About Overdose Prevention Toolkits

Addiction, Heroin Addiction, Opiates, Relapse Prevention
More than 72,000 Americans died of a drug overdose in 2017. More than half of those deaths were due to opioids. Every day we read another article about someone dying from opioid abuse. Mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, and beloved celebrities like Prince, and most recently Demi Lovato, are falling victim to these drugs. Which is why the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration (SAMHSA) has recently released updates to its Overdose Prevention Toolkits. These toolkits are helpful for overdose prevention. They can save someone's life. But first, you need to understand what these toolkits are for and how to use them properly. Keep reading to learn about overdose awareness and how to use the opioid overdose kit. Facts About Overdose Prevention Part of the problem when dealing with opioids is that those who…
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