Drug Addiction Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Lakeview Health, a Nationally Recognized Drug Rehabilitation Center in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | PRWeb

    If you want to take a serious approach to the treatment of addiction as a disease, you want to back it up with a robust and talented medical staff. Lakeview Health, a drug and alcohol rehabilitation center in Jacksonville, reported today it has more than doubled the size of its medical staff to further enhance its ability to treat addiction patients nationally.

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  2. $357,750: NIH Funds Research for App to Promote Exercise for Marijuana UsersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Cybercast News Service

    Could an app motivate marijuana users to exercise? The National Institutes of Health is giving $357,750 in taxpayer dollars through its National Institute on Drug Abuse to State University of New York at Buffalo to find out. "Currently, marijuana is the most popular illicit drug, but there are few effective interventions to help young adults to reduce their MJ intake and avoid negative consequences, including dependence," the grant noted.

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  3. Oman draws up new plan to tackle drugsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Times of Oman

    ... a number of authorities and is expected to be finalised in the coming months. Multi-factorial The issue of drug addiction is a 'multi-factorial' issue which requires a 'multi-sectoral' approach, he said, adding that the co-operation of all the ...

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  4. Mary C. Young Named Moccasin Bend Mental Health Institute CEORead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Chattanoogan.com

    The Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services has appointed Mary C. Young its new chief executive officer for the State of Tennessee Moccasin Bend Mental Health Institute in Chattanooga.

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  5. CCSO holds Substance Abuse Recovery workshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Chatham County Sheriff's Office wrapped up a Substance Abuse and Recovery workshop, Tuesday afternoon. They have invited experts from around the world to share some of their ideas on how to help people with alcohol addiction.

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  6. On the HorizonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Psychology Today

    Burr Cook says that working with a recovery professional is mandatory for any person who suffers addiction. Addicts are experts at dodging family and friends, and giving them the run around in one-on-one encounters.

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  7. Shining Light on Human Trafficking in Wisconsin at Farmers MarketRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | PR Log

    PRLog - June 30, 2015 - PEWAUKEE, Wis. -- Redeem and Restore Center saw an opportunity to reach the public with their important mission at the Pewaukee Farmers Market by selling donated handmade items.

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  8. New Hampshire agencies, programs face budgetary uncertaintyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Nashua Telegraph

    Come July 1, the budget battle in Concord typically comes to a close and state officials head into summer with a picture of how the next two years of spending will look. Not so this year.

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  9. At the Nexus of Substance Abuse and HIVRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Newswise

    ... and policy work has had an outsized impact on the scientific understanding of the intersecting epidemics of drug addiction and HIV/AIDs. As principal investigator of the PRIMER study and director of ICSDP, he has a real opportunity to transform our ...

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  10. Naloxone - FDA Hosts Meeting to Discuss Expanded Use of Overdose MedicineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | US Food and Drug Administration

    At the FDA, we're proud of our work supporting the development of important and innovative medical products that address the critical needs of patients. Sometimes this means wholly new molecules to treat previously untreatable diseases; other times it simply requires the combination of more user-friendly formulations and enhanced efforts to get the drug to patients.

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  11. Merrimack heroin forum emotional: Gathering was first of its kind for communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Nashua Telegraph

    A first-ever community foA rum on heroin and opioid abuse drew tears from mothers of drug-addicted children, harsh denunciaA tions of the state's low inA vestment in treatment and rehabilitation, and calls from experts for a broad, community response to adA dress a crisis that last year claimed a record number of lives in the state. "This is a problem we've all got to get our arms around," Merrimack Police Chief Mark Doyle told more than 150 people gathered at Merrimack High School Monday night for the "HerA oin in Merrimack: A ComA munity Discussion."

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  12. Rose McGowan Dishes On Marilyn Manson Drug AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    After 14 years of silence on the topic, Rose McGowan is finally revealing the truth behind why she and Marilyn Manson split after a two-year engagement in 2001. "Scarface," she replied when how host Andy Cohen asked McGowan why the duo called it quits.

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  13. Getting high in senior year: NYU study examines reasons for smoking potRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Medical News Today

    The study reveals-- 'boredom,' 'experimentation,' and 'insight' -- are reasons for use related to increased and decreased risk of use of other drugs Marijuana is the most prevalent drug in the U.S. Approximately 70% of the 2.8 million individuals who initiated use of illicit drugs in 2013 reported that marijuana was their first drug. Despite extensive research examining potential links between marijuana use and other drug use, the literature is currently lacking data regarding which illicit marijuana users are most likely to engage in use of other illicit drugs.

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  14. a Wrad future aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Warrnambool Standard

    AT 11 years old Annabel's* mental health issues first surfaced. Throughout her teens and twenties things spiralled out of control.

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  15. Addiction crisis needs state fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    I am glad to see that the addiction epidemic is being brought into the light in newspaper articles, TV news, and on the opinion pages. More and more of us now know someone who died as a result of a drug or alcohol addiction or who seems headed in that direction.

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  16. Bella Thorne turns on the PDA with boyfriend Gregg SulkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Daily Mail

    ... High on Saturday. Bella's new film isn't for the faint-hearted since it tackles the tough subjects of drug addiction and peer pressure. She plays naive teen Amanda, who is introduced to prescription drug use by her new friends, but the recreational ...

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  17. Service personnel talk substance abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Messenger

    Family service workers from across North Central Iowa spent nearly the entire day Monday learning about how mothers with substance abuse issues can impact their children. The program, held at St. Paul Lutheran Church, featured a presentation by Ira Chasnoff, president of NTI Upstream, a company dedicated to raising awareness of health and social welfare issues.

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  18. Cassava(SM) Addiction Recovery App Now Available for Android DevicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | PRWeb

    The Cassava addiction recovery app, launched in April for iPhone, is now available for Android devices. The free app features daily affirmations and recovery tips, a personal journal, and a comprehensive database with more than 140,000 12-step and non-12-step listings to help app users locate support group meetings, whether at home or on the road.

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  19. Article highlights teen athlete drug abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KOAT-TV

    The article talks about the growing problem of drug abuse among athletes, and Lou Duran is one of the parents featured. She said her son Michael got hurt playing soccer, and he began abusing prescription drugs before moving to heroin.

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  20. John Ivison: Despite promises, Tory government pulls punches on tamper-proof drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | National Post

    Rona Ambrose, the health minister, was undoubtedly sincere when she identified prescription drug abuse as a growing problem where government action was required. The research suggested 410,000 Canadians were abusing prescription drugs in 2012, with the result the death toll from drug poisoning rivals car accidents.

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