As a parent, caregiver and/or community member, it is important to know the dangers of prescription (and over-the-counter) medicine abuse.  Since October is National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month, we thought this article from the Know! Program would be a great resource.  

According to Know!, "Talking regularly with kids about the dangers of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs reduces their risk of using."  Know! is a program of the Drug Free Action Alliance.  To receive Know! Parent Tips, sign up online at  

You can be part of the solution to prevent prescription drug abuse among your children and your community!