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The Rx Pain Medications. Know the Options. Get the Facts. is a series of 13 fact sheets designed to increase awareness of the risks associated with prescription opioid use and misuse, as well as to educate patients who are prescribed opioids for pain about the risks and to provide resources on methods for alternative pain management. This particular fact sheet focuses on the proper method for disposing unused pain medication to prevent illegal use.and environmental concerns.
This resource, a part of a SAMHSA campaign, explains to parents that they are the leading influence on their child's decisions about alcohol use. It urges parents to start addressing the issue of underage drinking with their children early and provides a resource for learning tips on how and when to begin the conversation.
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