August 4, 2019
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Threat Level Part 6: Risk Factors

To address the wider challenges presented by drug abuse, drug addiction and substance use disorder, it is vital for stakeholders in communities to work together so that risk factors can be mitigated. These mitigation efforts are generally referred to as “protective factors” by health professionals, prevention specialists, educators and public policy experts.
August 1, 2019
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Threat Level: Drug Abuse Part 5 – Drug Tolerance Versus Dependence

In this post we focus on three concepts in regards to drug abuse: addiction, tolerance and physical dependence.