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Signs of Opioid Abuse and How to Test For It

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Opioid Abuse Prescription Opioid medications are relatively easy to obtain, as a result, opioid abuse has become a major problem in the United States, with prescription addiction being one of the biggest drug problems today. It is estimated that over 200 million prescriptions for opiates alone were dispensed in 2010. What is not understood is…

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Drug Testing, The Answer to drug abuse?

Drug testing the answer

Is Drug testing the answer? Let’s do some analysis. There are many factors you need to be aware of when testing for drug abuse. We all want to identify anyone abusing particularly if this person is operating safety-sensitive equipment. This could be a motor vehicle or any equipment that could endanger other people’s lives. We…

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What are Drug Test Cup Kits?

What are Drug Test Cup Kits

What are Drug Test Cup Kits Introduction. Customers often ask us why there are different types of drug test kits and why urine is the preferred method for testing. Back in the 60’s, the military recognized an increase in the use of heroin among its personnel who served in the Vietnam War and implemented a drug…

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Know your Workplace drug testing policy & procedures

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Do you have a Workplace drug testing policy? Drug testing is a way an employer can determine if their employees or job applicants are abusing drugs.  It can identify evidence of recent substance abuse, particularly prescription and illegal drugs.  Substance testing cannot test for impairment or whether drugs have impacted a person’s behavior.  The way drug testing works…

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Opioid Abuse hits the Workplace for the worst!

Opioid Abuse hits the Workplace

Opioid Abuse hits the Workplace Opioid abuse hits the workplace as employees are using and abusing prescription drugs more often.  A new survey reveals 70 percent of businesses are saying it’s affecting their workers. The survey from the National Safety Council also found that while 71 percent of employers believe that abuse of opioid abuse is a…

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Protect your family by drug testing at home

drug testing at home

Drug testing at home. More and more people today are abusing illicit drugs, whether it be illegal or prescription. It is one of the worst effects of modernization and globalization on every human being; especially, for parents who are concerned about drug abuse because of the sorrow, distress, and anguish it causes. For this reason, drug testing at home became…

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