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Teen Medicine Abuse Flyer

Posted on November 15, 2013 by in Bulletins, Highlights, News, Officers, Parents


D.A.R.E. Officers, Parents, Educators, Community Leaders Teen Medicine Abuse Let’s All Work Together –  Be Part of the Solution. Medicine abuse is our nation’s fastest-growing drug problem. Education is an important piece of the solution! Download the flyer The facts: Twenty percent of teens say they have recreationally taken a prescription (Rx) drug without having a […]

Casey Introduces Bill to Combat Dangerous Trend of Cough Syrup Abuse Among Teens

Posted on November 12, 2012 by in Hometown, Parent Alert, Pennsylvania

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From: Robert P. Casey, Jr. United States Senator for Pennsylvania Wednesday, July 11, 2012 Casey’s Bipartisan Legislation Will Restrict Sale of Drug to Minors WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) today introduced bipartisan legislation to prevent the abuse of cough syrup to get high, a particularly worrisome trend among teens. The active ingredient […]

D.A.R.E. America is a committed partner in the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration NATIONAL Rx TAKE-BACK INITIATIVE

Posted on June 22, 2012 by in News, Newsletter

During the most recent National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, April 28th, citizens turned in a record-breaking 552,161 pounds (276 tons) of unwanted or expired medications for safe and proper disposal at the 5,659 take-back sites located throughout the country. To date, the National Rx Take Back Initiatives have removed more than1.5 million pounds (774 tons) […]

D.A.R.E. Parent Alert — Prescription and Over the Counter Medicine

Posted on June 10, 2012 by in Parent Alert

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