UNDERAGE DRINKING

by CoreWellness

Underage drinking is when anyone under the minimum legal drinking age of 21 drinks alcohol. Underage drinking is a risk that attracts many developing adolescents and teens. When young people try alcohol, they often don’t realize the damaging effects drinking can have on their own lives, their families, and their communities. Aside from being illegal,…



SENATE PASSES OPIOID PACKAGE

by CoreWellness

On September 17, 2018, the Senate passed its opioid package of 70 bills, with a 99 to 1 vote. It includes provisions that would advance the research and development of non-addictive painkillers, help prevent synthetic opioids like fentanyl from entering the country’s mail system and authorize various grants for prevention treatment and recovery support services.…