In school, students often learn that drug addiction starts with gateway substances such as smoking tobacco or marijuana. Students learn that if they never start with seemingly less harmful substances, they won’t move on to harder substances like opioids. However, teaching students about gateway drugs is deceptive and leads toRead More →

Few want to contemplate catastrophic life events, but these can occur abruptly. Accidents or sudden illness can often find the afflicted individuals unprepared. These events are especially devastating to individuals who lack comprehensive medical coverage. Individuals experiencing such events are often confronted with financial realities such as continuing to payRead More →