We see the outward affects drug addiction can have. But what about those we can't see? Dr. Merrill Norton, a registered pharmacist and associate professor at the University of Georgia, discusses the chemical changes to the brain that can turn casual use into extreme addiction.
The second forum in the "Not My Family" series is Tuesday January 23rd at the Brenau Downtown Center. Tane Shannon will be a presenter at the forum and shared part of her experience of losing her son to an opioid overdose to Bill and Joel.
Quitting smoking is hard but you don't have to do it alone. Mitch Zeller, J.D., director of the FDA's Center for Tobacco Products shares details of the "Every Try Counts" program complete with resources and tools to help.