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  1. Clinton Releases Anti-Drug Abuse PlanRead the original story

    Wednesday | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. $10 billion initiative released by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's campaign today is also aimed at fighting alcohol addiction and changing criminal justice practices to reduce penalties on non-violent drug offenders.


  2. Researcher finds link genetics influence behavior, do not cause addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Texan

    The interaction of specific genes can increase a person's chances of developing alcohol addiction and other psychiatric disorders, according to a University specialist in substance abuse research. Sean Farris, a postdoctoral fellow at the Waggoner Center for Alcohol and Addiction Research, said at a Tuesday lecture that genetics do not cause addictions, but they shape and influence behavior.


  3. Youth Services Opens Satellite OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Tyler Star News

    The new office offers help for Wetzel County Youth, located at 425 South Fourth Ave., in Paden City, is part of a statewide effort to better serve young people from 12-24 in need of mental or behavioral health care. The main speaker for the opening of the new Wetzel County Office was West Virginia State Senator Jeff Kessler.


  4. Heroin coming back strong in AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | WALB-TV Albany

    Albany Police Chief Michael Persley said they're seeking someone with experience to take over, as officers continue to combat substance abuse in the area. Law enforcement agencies around South Georgia continue to warn communities about a new drug called 'flakka' that's making its way on the streets.


  5. Economic Contraction and Mental HealthRead the original story

    Wednesday | CiteULike

    International Journal of Mental Health , Vol. 39, No. 2. , pp. 6-31, doi:10.2753/imh0020-7411390201 Background: Theory and empirical evidence suggest that economic contraction predicts increased incidence of psychological disorder.


  6. August 31 is International Overdose Awareness Day - Lakeview Health to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    Today is International Overdose Awareness Day and Lakeview Health is helping to bring awareness and connecting with the public about alcohol and drug abuse, addiction, and recovery. Lakeview Health, a nationally recognized drug and alcohol addiction treatment center, is helping to bring awareness to International Overdose Awareness Day.


  7. What age should you start talking about alcohol abuse with your child?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KIMT

    KIMT News 3- A new study conducted by the American Academy of Pediatrics found that parents should start talking to their kids about alcohol abuse by the age of 9. It says this is a time when they are very impressionable and parents need to start talking and asking questions about what their child knows about alcohol. Around 8% of kids from the ages of 12-14 say they have drank before.


  8. Tomlin: Steelers' Bryant has a issues a bigger than footballaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | HeraldNet

    Mike Tomlin said suspended wide receiver Martavis Bryant has issues bigger than football that need to be addressed. The coach confirmed Tuesday that the Steelers were aware of his impending four-game suspension for some time, which was reflected in their personnel decisions earlier this year.


  9. Posted: 1 hour agoComments (0)Get ready for the "paint bomb" - an awesome display of colors.Read the original story

    Tuesday | Martinsville Bulletin

    A highlight of the Paint the Town run/walk and fun run fundraiser on Saturday, Sept.


  10. John Dudley: Bryant has a chance to avoid Gordon's spiralRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Erie Times News

    Martavis Bryant is a foul-up or two from reaching Gordon's status, which in reality is no status at all. The gifted former Baylor star is banned from the league for at least a year and must apply for reinstatement with commissioner Roger Goodell before he can return.


  11. A new, deadly drug is extremely popular among high-school studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Norwalk Citizen News

    Synthetic cannabinoids, commonly referred to as synthetic marijuana, are a new deadly drug that are soaring in popularity among high-school-aged students, according to the US Drug Enforcement Administration. "[Synthetic cannabinoids] are the second most popular drug used by high school seniors, with marijuana being the first," DEA spokesman Matthew Barden told Business Insider.


  12. More college kids smoke pot now than cigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KXVO

    The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals.


  13. Pittsburgh Steelers' Martavis Bryant: 'I embarrassed myself'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PennLive.com

    He has to wait until Friday to have a full sit-down conversation with head coach Mike Tomlin and Oct. 12 before he can play his first game this season. "I embarrassed myself, I embarrassed my family, I embarrassed the team and the program," Bryant said.


  14. Pence appoints drug task forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    Gov. Mike Pence called for a new approach to the battle against drug abuse Tuesday as he appointed a 21 member task force to find solutions to a serious problem. Indiana is 16th in the country in the number of heroin overdose deaths.


  15. Governor Pence Announces Governor's Task Force on Drug Enforcement, Treatment, and PreventionRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... who will be involved in this critical undertaking. Together is the best way to reduce, prevent, and treat drug addiction in Indiana." Established by Executive Order, the Task Force will bring together Indiana experts from a variety of specialties to ...


  16. More College Kids Smoke Pot Now Than Cigarettes, Survey FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | HON

    On college campuses nationwide, daily cigarette smoking appears to be in steep decline while the rate of smoking pot each day climbs, well, higher. In fact, a new study shows that, for the first time, more U.S. college students now smoke a joint each day than light up a cigarette .


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    Tuesday Sep 1 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    Indiana ranks 16th in the nation when it comes to overdoses. A panel of 21 experts ranging from law enforcement officers to medical professionals will make up the task force.


  18. Martavis Bryant: 'I Own Up To My Mistake'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | CBS Local

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  19. Is Obesity 'Hardwired' in the Brain?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Australian and Spanish research teams came to their conclusions using MRI brain scans to investigate people's responses to pictures of food. They found that a food craving activates different brain networks in obese people compared to those at a normal weight .


  20. Candlelight vigil held for International Overdose Awareness DayRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    ... the vigil, audience members listened to several parents who spoke of the sadness and loss that the toll of drug addiction had taken on their families. This night, Leonard said, was not to feel shame or recrimination nor even about finding a cure. ...