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Red Ribbon Week – How Drug Abuse Has Affected Our Community

Casey Gray, Contributor October 26, 2022

Cardinal Nation has already shown you how drug abuse is horrible for your health, but how much of an issue is it in Lake County currently? So far in 2022, there has been 50 deaths related towards overdoses....

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Why is Red Ribbon Week Important?

Casey Gray, Contributor October 25, 2022

Red Ribbon Week began yesterday, and Cardinal Nation profiled its history. But why is it important? Substance abuse can lead to a myriad of issues, including increases in risky behaviors, heart disease,...

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What is Red Ribbon Week?

Casey Gray, Contributor October 24, 2022

Starting on October 23rd and ending on October 31st is Red Ribbon Week. Red Ribbon Week is about drug use prevention. The week started in 1985 after the loss of DEA Agent Enrique Camarena, in which...

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