Drug Addiction Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. New York Jets: Richardson suspension opens door for Leonard WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Isportsweb.com

    It was announced this afternoon that New York Jets defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson has been suspended for the first four games of the regular season for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. According to ESPN's Manish Mehta , the suspension was for marijuana use.

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  2. NFL suspends Jets" Richardson four games for marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Erie Times News

    The NFL announced on Thursday that Jets defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson has been suspended without pay for the first four games of the 2015 regular season for violating the league" s substance abuse policy. Richardson will be able to participate in offseason and preseason practices and games.

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  3. Treat 'whole person' by bringing behavioral health into primary care: docsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Reuters

    In a new position paper, the American College of Physicians lays out six strategies for bringing mental health and substance abuse care into primary care to better treat each patient as "a whole person." Mental and behavioral health issues like inappropriate eating behaviors, sedentary lifestyle, and patterns of social isolation, are common, and have been linked to increased physical illness, higher mortality rates, poorer treatment outcomes and higher healthcare costs, the ACP committee writes in the Annals of Internal Medicine.

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  4. Nikki Sixx Marks Sobriety Anniversary With Words Of WisdomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | ContactMusic.com

    The Motley Crue bassist has been open about his struggles with alcohol and drugs in the past, and he detailed his substance abuse hell in his 2007 memoir, The Heroin Diaries: A Year in the Life of a Shattered Rock Star. Sixx has been clean since 2001 and now he is hoping to inspire others to keep fighting "the good fight" through all of their ups and downs, so they can become a success story, just like him.

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  5. Jets' Sheldon Richardson suspension an indictment of his common sense, not his characterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | NJ.com

    What should we deduce from Jets defensive end Sheldon Richardson being suspended for the first four games of 2015, after he tested positive for marijuana ? It doesn't make him a cheater who used performance-enhancing drugs to gain an advantage on the field. Richardson's suspension is, above all else, an indictment of his common sense.

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  6. VA hospital that once treated Civil War veterans could closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | KFVS12

    This photo taken April 13, 2015, shows the Battle Mountain Sanitarium campus, top left, a scenic escape perched atop a bluff in the remote Black Hills of South Dakota that's become a haven known for healing the nation's vete... . This photo taken April 13, 2015, shows a bright and open hallway at Battle Mountain Sanitarium, a historic VA facility in Hot Springs, S.D. While Black Hills VA officials has proposed shuttering the hospital, many of the reg... .

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  7. 5 Recent Cowboys' Player Suspensions For Violating NFL Substance Abuse PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | CBS Local

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  8. Report: Sheldon Richardson suspended for marijuana useRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | MSNBC

    The NFL announced Thursday that the Jets will open the season without defensive end Sheldon Richardson because Richardson has been suspended for four games for violating the league's substance abuse policy. The league does not disclose the specific violation, but Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports that it is for marijuana use .

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  9. Jets' Sheldon Richardson suspended four games by NFL after positive marijuana test, source confirmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | SILive.com

    Jets defensive end Sheldon Richardson has been suspended without pay for the first four games of the 2015 regular season, the NFL announced Thursday. The reason: Richardson violated the league's policy on substances of abuse, which differs from its policy on performance-enhancing substances .

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  10. Jets' Richardson suspended four gamesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Sports Network

    The NFL has handed New York Jets Pro Bowl defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson a four-game suspension for violating the league's substance-abuse policy. Richardson, the 2013 NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year, will sit out the first four weeks of the upcoming season after testing positive for marijuana, a league source told the New York Daily News.

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  11. Drug courts, young and olderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Minnesota Lawyer

    The entrenchment of drug courts into the Minnesota legal landscape is marked this week by two anniversaries. One was the first anniversary of the Eighth Judicial District Drug Court which serves Chippewa, Grant, Kandiyohi, Meeker, Stevens, Swift and Traverse County.

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  12. Adapt Pharma Acquires Narcan NDA and Obt ...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Financial Mirror

    Adapt Pharma Limited announced today that it has obtained a license to the Narcan trademark and acquired the related Narcan New Drug Application . Narcan was the first naloxone product approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration as a treatment for opioid overdose in 1971.

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  13. School district sees drop in pot-related expulsionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Education Week

    School officials in Grand Junction are crediting counseling and a campus security officer with decreasing expulsions for students caught with marijuana. The Daily Sentinel reports there were 32 drug-related expulsions last academic year compared to 59 in 2013-2014 and School District 51 officials say a program called Pathways contributed to the drop.

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  14. Finding a Better Life Through Positive FulfillmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Psychology Today

    Purpose and passion are key ingredients in Next Level Recovery's roadmap for its clients, according to Mike Brown. That's why Positive Psychology informs NLR's outpatient recovery program.

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  15. Porn 'Addiction' May Not Be an Addiction After AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Shape

    Bursting a lot of chat room bubbles, new neuroscience research suggests that a pornography 'addiction' is actually more likely a not-so-great, X-rated habit Don Draper, Tiger Woods, Anthony Weiner-the idea of being a sex addict has become more widely accepted as more real and fictional people identify with the vice. And sex addiction's debaucherous cousin, porn addiction, is actually thought to be even more common.

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  16. Share your story of how pain pills touched your lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Alabama Live

    This summer, AL.com is taking a hard look at Alabama's painkiller and heroin epidemic. At the end of this story, we have provided a form that readers can use to share their personal stories.

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  17. More Than Ten Charged in Fayette Drug SweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    According to Sheriff Vernon Stanforth, detectives and the U.S. 23 Major Crimes Task Force began executed warrants from Friday through Monday. A total of 11 people were served indictments.

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  18. a a Drugs hypocrisy? Majority of Tory ministers 'almost...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Russia Taday

    Most government minister have "almost certainly" taken illegal drugs and drug laws are a "monumental failure," according to Lib Dem leadership hopeful Norman Lamb. Speaking at an event organized by Institute of Public Policy Research on Wednesday evening, Lamb said: " We have the crazy situation that, almost certainly, more than half of this government - half of the government ministers in a Conservative government - will have taken drugs in their younger years.

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  19. 1 in 4 people with histories of nicotine use, substance abuse likely...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Medical News

    Opioid painkiller addiction and accidental overdoses have become far too common across the United States. To try to identify who is most at risk, Mayo Clinic researchers studied how many patients prescribed an opioid painkiller for the first time progressed to long-term prescriptions.

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  20. One in 4 people prescribed opioids progressed to longer-term prescriptionsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Medical News Today

    Opioid painkiller addiction and accidental overdoses have become far too common across the United States. To try to identify who is most at risk, Mayo Clinic researchers studied how many patients prescribed an opioid painkiller for the first time progressed to long-term prescriptions.

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