Opioids can be safe when taken for a short time and as prescribed by a doctor, but they are frequently misused. Regular opioid use—even as prescribed by a doctor—can produce dependence, and when misused or abused, opioid pain relievers can lead to fatal overdose.
Tonight is a primary, online prevention program about sexual assault and dating violence for first-year and incoming transfer students.
By collecting and utilizing data, the UHS substance abuse prevention team collaborates with campus and community partners to implement and evaluate evidence-based policies, programs, and services.
AlcoholEdu is an online course that educates students about the impacts of alcohol and provides them with the information to make healthy decisions.
UHS Suicide Prevention promotes positive mental health among students and prevents suicide through collaborative, campus-wide efforts to strengthen practices and policies, reduce stigma, and promote help-seeking behaviors.