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The Wellspring Center for Prevention is a non-profit, community-based health organization providing prevention, education, information, and referral services to county residents, businesses, schools, faith-based organizations, municipal alliances, and social service agencies since 1980.
Our mission is to promote the health and well-being of individuals, families, and communities through the prevention of addiction-related problems across the lifespan.

Opioid Painkiller Use For More Than One Month…

Using opioid painkillers for more than one month may increase the risk of depression, a new study suggests.People who take opioids and feel depressed should be aware that the drugs...

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College Marijuana Use Linked With Skipped Cla…

A new study finds marijuana use in the first year of college can lead to students missing classes.The more frequently a student uses marijuana, the more they tend to skip...

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One Billion Fewer Hydrocodone Combination Tab…

One billion fewer hydrocodone combination tablets were dispensed and 26.3 million fewer prescriptions were written after the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) enacted tighter controls on prescribing these products, a new...

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Naloxone Offered Free to High Schools Around …

The opioid overdose antidote naloxone is being offered free to high schools around the country by the drugmaker Adapt Pharma, according to U.S. News & World Report.Naloxone, sold under the...

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Wellspring offers a variety of electronic newsletters designed for parents, older adults, and school faculty, as well as one for the general public called Prevention Works! We even have one just to keep you up to date about what we are doing called NCADD Today and a weekly update providing the latest news, research, and policies impacting the field of addiction services.

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