Death from Analgesic Overdose Linked to Disadvantaged, Divorce-Affected Homes


credit:

According to a research conducted at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health, death from drugs like oxycodone and codeine are linked to disadvantaged neighborhoods, and high divorce, single-parent homes.

The findings of the study are seen in American Journal of Public Health. Funding for the study was provided by the National Institutes of Health.

Read the Entire Article


Adam Braun, founder of Pencils of Promise, is giving nonprofits a no-nonsense way to bring entrepreneurship to the next level. Pencils of Promise is a philanthropic organization that focuses on forming sustainable educational programs, and forging long-lasting, partnerships with communities. The organization aims to increase access to quality education and impact students and their families in high-need communities throughout Laos, Ghana and Guatemala.




Social Services Jobs in Maryland

  Human Services Jobs
  Fundraising & Development Jobs
  Education Jobs
  Social Work Jobs
  Executive Director Jobs