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  1. High rates of alcohol abuse, depression among U.S. attorneys, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Chicago Tribune

    A large new study showing high levels of alcohol abuse, depression and anxiety among U.S. attorneys aims to put data behind long-standing concerns about problem drinking in the high-stress legal profession, in hopes of propelling action. More than a fifth of licensed, employed attorneys in the U.S. consume alcohol at levels consistent with problem drinking, according to the study, which was posted online this week in the Journal of Addiction Medicine and is scheduled to appear in the print edition mid-February.

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  2. Alcohol a 'very alarming' problem for nation's lawyers, Hazelden and ABA findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Star Tribune

    ... mental health concerns in this population." The Commission on Lawyer Assistance Programs educates lawyers about alcoholism, chemical dependencies, stress, depression and other emotional health challenges. It supports bar associations around the ...

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  3. The Top Reasons You Are Not HealthyRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Lifehack.org

    ... In persons 24-39, it accounts for 1/4 of all deaths. Millions and millions of people cope with the affects of alcoholism daily. There is no need to go on. We all know these things, but choose to make short-term decisions. Let's be smarter this year. ...

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  4. Soberlink, Inc. Successfully Sells Criminal Justice SegmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA, November 13, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Soberlink, the leader in mobile-breath sobriety monitoring, today announced that it has successfully sold a major portion of its business to The Geo Group, one of the largest companies in the criminal justice market. The company will now operate under the name Soberlink Healthcare LLC, and plans to expand into the mHealth market with its patented recovery management technology.

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  5. Preventive care coverage a mystery to many patientsRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2013 | American Medical Association

    Three years into the Affordable Care Act's declaration that private health plans pick up the full rate for many preventive services, three out of every 10 patients still aren't sure about what their insurer will cover. A nationwide survey of 1,000 patients conducted by TeleVox, a high-tech patient engagement communications company, showed that 30% didn't feel knowledgeable about what their health insurance policies covered in terms of prevention.

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  6. Zacks: AAC Holdings Inc (NYSE:AAC) Receives Consensus Recommendation...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Daily Political

    AAC Holdings Inc has been assigned an average broker rating score of 2.00 from the three analysts that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, one has given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company.

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  7. No more beersies if you want to look goodsiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    You want to lose weight because you want that look. You go to the gym and work hard.

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  8. Canadians' drinking habits may lead to harm, chronic disease: Chief health officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | GlobalNews

    You may share a bottle of wine or go out for a night of drinking with friends, but are you paying attention to your alcohol consumption? While drinking is a normal social behaviour in Canada, the country's chief public health officer says the nation needs to reshape its perspective when it comes to alcohol. Eighty per cent of Canadians drink, according to 2013 estimates.

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  9. Pomarri Drug Addiction Treatment Center in Utah Helps Patients Regain the Life Awaiting ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | SBWire

    Drug Addiction Treatment Center in Utah , Pomarri has adopted an unconventional approach towards alcohol and drug rehabilitation. Based on extensive experience, as well as recent clinical studies, the treatment center offers a program which is done in an outpatient setting with evening appointments available.

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  10. Fewer Canadians drinking booze, but sales up: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | CTV

    Canadian alcohol sales are on the rise, according to a new report that says beer remains the beverage of choice. The report, which was released by Canada's chief public health officer on Wednesday, says alcohol sales totalled $20.5 billion in the 2013-2014 fiscal year, up 1.1 per cent compared to the previous year.

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  11. Alcohol-related deaths increase for second year running, including 6% jump for womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Medical News Today

    The Office for National Statistics has released a provisional estimate of the number of alcohol-related deaths in the UK in 2014. According to the figures, alcohol-related deaths have increased for the second year running, reaching 8,697.

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  12. Letting Go and Letting GodRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2010 | Examiner.com

    What does it mean to "Let Go and Let God?" Being a veteran of twelve-step programs, I've heard this aphorism for years. When I came into my new life of recovery over twenty years ago, I hated such sayings.

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  13. Checkup & Choices Launches New Website to 'Checkup' On New Year's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | PRWeb

    ... around drinking moderation a reality, and it's completely confidential." While severe alcohol use disorders (alcoholism in the old vernacular) have been declining in the United States, the prevalence of less severe problem drinking has increased ...

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  14. Improved vigilance of non-prescription medicine needed to reduce abuse, according to new surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Medical News Today

    A cross-sectional survey has been used to estimate the prevalence of self-reported non-prescription medicine misuse, which has found that almost a fifth of people could have misused medicines in some way over their lifetime. The findings were published in the Journal of Public Health .

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  15. Calls for action as Scotland records highest rate of alcohol deaths in UKRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Scotsman.com

    Scotland had the worst rate for alcohol-related deaths in any part of the UK, according to figures recorded over the past 20 years. Alcohol death rates for men in Scotland have risen dramatically, according to the figures published by the Office for National Statistics.

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  16. Advocates disagree about drug, alcohol treatment centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ST. CHARLES – Attorneys representing both sides of a proposed alcohol and drug treatment center near Campton Hills gave opposite opinions on whether the Kane County Zoning Board of Appeals should recommend approval. Maxxam Partners LLC is seeking a special-use permit from the Kane County Zoning Board of Appeals to convert the former Glenwood School for Boys, at 41W400 Silver Glen Road, into a 120-bed private pay, luxury treatment center.

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  17. Catasys Inc Com USD0.001 (Cats) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to SellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "Catasys, Inc., formerly known as Hythiam, Inc., provides specialized behavioral health management services to health plans, employers and unions through a network of licensed and company managed health care providers. The Company's program seeks to improve member health by delivering medical and psychosocial interventions in combination with long term care coaching, including their proprietary treatment program for alcoholism and stimulant dependence.

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  18. Dawn Wilkin Appointed to Community Service BoardRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Hudson Valley Press

    ... Abuse Counselor Trainee (CASAC-T) and Credentialed Prevention Specialist (CPS) by the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (NYS OASAS) and is trained in a variety of youth-oriented life skills programs including Too Good ...

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  19. Your local community calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Liverpool City Champion

    Seniors welcome: Moorebank Happy Seniors meet every Thursdayt at Moorebank Community Centre, corner Maddecks Avenue and Lucas Avenue, 10am-2pm, for morning tea and games. The group welcomes senior residents to come along and meet new friends, and also offers monthly outings.

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  20. Melbourne dad is risking his health by eating only potatoes for a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | She Knows

    Sarah is a lifestyle writer and travel blogger who can often be found loitering in a cafe with a pot of tea and a good book. Over the last eight years Sarah has lived and worked abroad in the United Kingdom, Spain and Colombia and has tr... A Melbourne man has decided to eat nothing but potatoes for an entire year to help with his food addiction and weight loss difficulties.

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