September 02, 2018
*Encore episode of Sunday @ 5 on WBFJ with Verne Hill
Some 115 Americans die every day from an Opioid overdose, according to a U.S. surgeon general report.
In 2017, Novant Health diagnosed more than 11,500 patients with opioid use disorder…
GUEST: Dr Lawrence R. Nycum, Chief Medical Officer with Novant Health talks about the Opioid Crisis in America (including the Triad)
CBN News segment- Lorie Johnson chats with Dr John Dyben (Origins Recovery Center)
-Dr Dyben states that we should ‘treat prescription drugs like a loaded gun when it comes to our children”?
*Opioid Overdoses Double Among Children. The opioid crisis is more like a ‘public health epidemic’
Over 400,000 US adults died from opioid overdoses in 2016 Source: CDC
Hospitalizations from opioid overdoses among children nearly doubled since 2004. Teens account for 60% of the hospitalizations… Source: The Journal Pediatrics
Safe Year-Round Drop-Off locations for unwanted medications
BLOG: Putting people first – changing the words used in fighting the opioid epidemic
VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150
QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.”
MON-SAT 6A-10A(& Sunday@5 host)