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56 min ago | Lowell Sun
The Greater Lowell Health Alliance has secured $200,000 in state funding to award grants for substance-abuse education efforts throughout the region.
5 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel
About 400 high school students got a pep talk Wednesday in Orlando from National Drug Control Policy Acting Director Michael Botticelli, who told them they were the "linchpin" of solving the problem of substance abuse.
6 hrs ago | Celebrity Dirty Laundry
Johnny Depp Hides His Alcohol Abuse and Self-Destructive Partying Ways From Fiancee Amber Heard - In For A Rude Awakening! The media makes it sound like Amber Heard managed to pull Johnny Depp out of his mid-life crisis, but Johnny's clearly still in a funk.
7 hrs ago | Norwalk Reflector
Former Monroeville resident Joseph Borgia VI, 33, now of Findlay, is charged with possession of heroin.
11 hrs ago | I4U Future Technology News
Cameron Diaz was being interviewed recently for Australian radio KIIS 106.5's program Kyle & Jackie O .
14 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
Recent published research in the Journal of Clinical Investigation demonstrates how changes in dopamine signaling and dopamine transporter function are linked to neurological and psychiatric diseases, including early-onset Parkinsonism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder .
"I'll have out my second album and a couple of concept EPs, and my real honest music will be saved up for the big albums."
NEWARK The New Jersey State Board of Medical Examiners has obtained the revocation of the medical license of Dr. Ali G. Mansour, a Somerset physician accused of engaging in a grossly negligent pattern of prescribing narcotic painkillers that put his patients at risk of addiction, and of continuing to prescribe increasing dosages to patients despite ... (more)
City gets more funding to help homeless Funds totaling $156,303 will renew 20 spots in Lafayette's Shelter Plus Care Program.
Darlene Vaughn, a substance abuse counselor with the Mount Rogers Community Service Board, called drug addiction in the Twin County area a "pandemic" following a meeting of the Hillsville Presbyterian Church's Healing Hearts, a support group for those who have children and/or grandchildren struggling with substance abuse and addiction issues ... (more)
At one time, life for Ryan Ries was a swirl of sex, cocaine abuse, skateboarding and partying - until he picked up a Gideon Bible in a hotel room.
Adolescents with bipolar disorder are more likely to develop substance use disorders than adolescents without psychiatric disorders.
To protect its brand, JetBlue should strongly discipline or dismiss pilot John Kirk Manwaring II if he is found guilty of heroin possession - and quickly find other ways to forcefully demonstrate it has no pattern of employee drug problems, experts said yesterday.
In 2012, Mendell founded Shatterproof, a nonprofit foundation dedicated to fighting drug and alcohol addiction, a disease that led to his 25-year-old son Brian's suicide in October 2011.
Have you or a family member or somebody else you know been abusing drugs? If so, there is a quick new way to stop short of addiction or arrest.
Bills aimed at curbing the Massachusetts opioid epidemic in part by making substance abuse services more easily accessible are still being ironed out by lawmakers who think they can reconcile the differences within the next two weeks.
Addiction can be a powerful disease, especially when it comes to young and developing minds.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 07:31 pm
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