To fix the opioid epidemic, we must address the causes and not just the symptoms
Seventy percent of kids who use or abuse opioid medication have done so by getting it from a relative’s medicine cabinet That’s how they start experimentation.
One of many solutions for the opioid epidemic is practicing Safe Responsible Storage with medications in the home. SneakGuard locking medication storage container can deter abuse, theft and accidental poisoning.
“…And unless we address those underlying causal factors, we will never make a meaningful dent to the opiate crisis because we will have, effectively, been looking at the telescope through the wrong end. We can analogize it with heart disease: Is it the heart attack that kills someone or the lifestyle and hereditary predispositions that led to the heart attack that are the ultimate culprit?”