What Is a Solution to Prescription Drug Abuse in College?

Question by woof woof: what is a solution to abuse in college?
i need to make up a proposed solution or policy to the problem of college students abusing prescription drugs like adderall or ritalin. can someone please help me? i need suggestions 🙂

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New report addresses rise of prescription drug abuse in Illinois

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Teens and prescription drugs

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5 Responses to What Is a Solution to Prescription Drug Abuse in College?

  • John says:

    Lock all the dumb-a$ $ es that are abusing them, in a jail cell.

  • DollFace24 says:

    Drug testing wont help when it comes to prescription drugs. Maybe if there more functions and activities on campus they would have more to do.

  • Your Best Fiend says:

    Abolish colleges.

  • Milo says:

    You have to make a suggestions to pharmacies that if ever a student without prescription buys a prescriptive drugs, don’t sell to them. It is the pharmacies that always gives these teens all the addictive drugs just for the sake of profit.

  • mark gamble says:

    This lady represents Abuse of Prescription Drugs but no way shape or form
    does she represent Use of Prescription Drugs … Many are thrown under the
    bus as recluse due to others with their Abuse and not Use of Prescription
    Drugs … I know both … I am the latter of the two … Legit chronic pain
    is a far outcry of one whom wants to get a high off drugs of any type …
    Is their room for teaching the difference to the public for a disabled
    person to discuss Use vs Abuse Jack?

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