The history of medicine is fascinating reading. When I researched alcohol and drug abuse for Mrs. Black, the ease and availability of what we know as highly addictive medicines at the turn-of-the-century surprised me. Below are some FAQs regarding drug/alcohol usage during the early 1900s.

Here are some links if you have questions or need help with drug and alcohol abuse.

National Drug Hotline

Alcoholics Anonymous

National Institute on Drug Abuse