Alcoholism Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. Calum Best admits turning to alcohol when father George diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Salisbury Journal

    Calum Best has told how he turned to alcohol when his father died, saying he "went drinking for a good three to four years". The son of late football star George Best admitted he had ruined his reputation, health and career in the process.

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  14. Calls for action as Scotland records worst drink 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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  15. SCAN raising awareness for children of alcoholicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    The organization Serving Children and Adults in need, better known as SCAN, is raising awareness this month for children of alcoholics. Speaker Frank Valley, an experienced master addiction counselor with the Starlite Recovery Center in Corpus Christi, was the special guest.

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  16. Dr. El's subversive guide to culture changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | McKnightsonline.com

    We often think of culture change as a formal process initiated by company leaders that involves setting organizational goals and moving employees in big and small ways toward those goals. But culture change also can be a grassroots effort that shifts the dynamics between residents, staff and community, one unit at a time.

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  17. Greens make last bid attempt to stop cashless welfare trialRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | ABC News

    KIM LANDERS: The Greens are making a last bid attempt to stop the Federal Government's trial of cashless welfare in South Australia. The healthy welfare card, which quarantines the majority of a person's welfare payments, is set to be introduced to Ceduna next month.

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  18. Ottawa Public Health seeks input for strategy on alcohol problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Canada.com

    Ottawa Public Health wants to hear from you about how excessive drinking is hurting you, your family and your community. The health unit is running an online survey for the month of February as it works to develop a strategy to deal with the use and abuse of alcohol, which the health unit says kills more than 100 people a year in Ottawa and sends another 1,000 to hospital.

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  19. Can well-being therapy be helpful in cocaine use disorder?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Medical News Today

    A case report published in the current issue of Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics explores the therapeutic potential of a special form of cognitive behavioral treatment that includes well-being therapy in cocaine use disorder. The Authors present a case report in which CBT was based on desensitization and reactivation of drug seeking behavior with cocaine-paired contextual cues, while the subject received propranolol 2 h prior to CBT.

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  20. These U.S. Presidents Suffered from Mental IllnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Psychology Today

    After reading a variety of articles about whether Donald Trump has Narcissistic Personality Disorder , I became curious about whether having a mental illness would put the kibosh on a candidates chances of getting elected. So I did some research and the answer is a quite clear-not so much.

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