Drug Takeback Day postponed due to COVID-19; health officials ask people to use local drop-offs
FAYETEVILLE, Ark. – National Prescription Drug Take Back Day has been postponed due to concerns over the Coronavirus. According to the Drug Enforcement Agency, 6 million Americans misused controlled prescription drugs in 2017. A study by the National Survey on Drug Use and Health shows that a majority of abused drugs were obtained from home medicine cabinets.