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  1. Axl Rotten, Former WWE Wrestler, Dies at 44Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... view "One Night Stand" and went on to wrestle briefly for the company that same year. Rotten struggled with drug addiction during his career, admitting during a recent interview on fellow wrestler' Chris Jericho's "Talk Is Jericho" podcast that he ...


  2. Chester County To Host Narcotics Overdose Prevention ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Patch.com

    Did you know that in 2014, there were 59 drug overdose deaths in Chester County? Or that one in five teens has abused prescription drugs? NOPE Task Force of Chester County is providing an educational presentation on the dangers of substance abuse for parents and community members on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend this free and informational presentation that will take place in the Delaware Valley Friends School Auditorium, located at: 19 E Central Ave, Paoli. NOPE says that family members and experts will explain the facts regarding the issues youth are facing each day, including prescription drug abuse, drug interaction, signs of substance use, addiction, parenting strategies, and where to get help.


  3. Breath Analyzer Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2012 to 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | SBWire

    Breath analyzer market at $284.6 million in 2011 are anticipated to reach $3.2 billion in 2018. Market growth comes in large part from development of a new market for breath analysis as a healthcare diagnostic tool.


  4. Robots Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2016 to 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | SBWire

    Consideration of Robot Market Forecast indicates that markets at $53 billion will reach $171.7 billion by 2020. Growth comes as every industry achieves efficiency by automating process robotically.


  5. Teen Gambling Linked to Risky BehaviorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | PsychCentral

    Researchers have determined that teen gambling is often associated with increased use of alcohol, cigarettes, or marijuana. Gambling experiences included video poker, online betting, and "scratch-and-win" cards .


  6. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | North Country Now

    ... quit, but are forced to leave treatment too soon, before they can truly escape from the downward spiral of drug addiction because they cannot afford to remain in treatment," said Ritchie, a member of the Senate's Task Force on Heroin and Opioid ...


  7. Angelina Jolie weight loss spurs anorexia reports: Skinnier than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Examiner.com

    ... slightly since then, and she sometimes appears scary-skinny. Jolie, who has also been honest about her past drug addiction to cocaine and heroin, is healthy these days after undergoing a preventive double mastectomy in February 2013 and ...


  8. Man accused of Nene King fraud testifiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Yahoo!

    Colin Hahne is on trial accused of fleecing Ms King out of more than $40,000, allegedly withdrawing cash from her accounts and using her bank card to pay for hotel bookings in 2009 without her permission. He and his-then partner Larry Sutcliffe lived with Ms King in her Caulfield South home from 2007 to 2009, the County Court of Victoria has heard.


  9. Study shows gambling among young teens associated with risk-taking behaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Medical News

    Gambling among young teens may be associated with increased use of alcohol, cigarettes, or marijuana according to a study that surveyed sixth- to eighth-graders in Italian schools. The research is reported in the February issue of the Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics , the official journal of the Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics.


  10. Helping drug addicts is finally politically feasibleRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Logan Banner

    When there's the political will, there tends to be a political way to accomplish the impossible.


  11. The Pro Recovery Team from Behavioral Health of the Palm Beaches...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | 24-7 Press Release

    BHOPB's Pro Recovery Team is made up of 5 Former NFL players who help others learn to overcome their addiction and stay clean after rehab with sober coaching. Pro Recovery Team member Vance Johnson, former Denver Broncos player and three-time Super Bowl participant said "I am really looking forward to attending Radio Row with my old team in the Super Bowl" NORTH PALM BEACH, FL, February 05, 2016 /24-7PressRelease/ -- For a third consecutive year, Behavioral Health of the Palm Beaches will be represented by members of its Pro Recovery Team at Radio Row during Super Bowl week, beginning on Sunday, January 31 in Santa Clara, CA.


  12. Texoma Community Center's Integrated Health offers servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | North Texas e-News

    The Texoma Community Center's Integrated Health Program combines physical medical care with behavioral health care and has experienced rapid growth since opening in October, 2013. IHP became a reality as a result of the 1115 Waiver Medicaid Expansion.


  13. Bill for prescription drug monitoring program passes committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | KMIZ

    Sikeston, the sponsor of the Narcotics Control Act, told ABC 17 News she thought the bill has a chance of passing this session because of the change in senate leadership and an increased awareness of the growing heroin and opioid epidemic. Since 2000, the rate of deaths from drug overdoses increased 137 percent in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


  14. Sen. Donnelly Recognized by National Anti-Drug CoalitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... and resources to encourage states and local communities to use proven tactics to prevent and treat drug addiction and support individuals in recovery. CARA includes a number of provisions similar to policies in Donnelly's Heroin and Prescription ...


  15. Drinking is a Problem for 1 in 3 Lawyers, Study FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Law.com

    More than a third of practicing attorneys in the United States are problem drinkers and 28 percent struggle with depression, according to a new Researchers surveyed nearly 13,000 attorneys nationwide-to date the most comprehensive effort to quantify substance abuse and depression rates in the profession-and found that those problems are far more common among attorneys than other professionals. For example, 15 percent of physicians and surgeons are problem drinkers based on the amount of alcohol they consume or the frequency they drink, compared to 36 percent of lawyers.


  16. White House announces $1 billion for opioid crisis, in part dedicated to rural areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Recorder

    Against the backdrop of a deepening opioid addiction crisis that claimed the lives of an estimated 1,173 Massachusetts residents in 2014, the White House announced Tuesday that President Barack Obama's budget for 2017 will include $1.1 billion for fighting the epidemic.


  17. Tony Chachere Brings Louisiana Cooking To Narconon LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    In Louisiana, Tony Chachere's Creole spice is a staple and you can find it in the cabinet of any true Louisianian. Recently, Anthony Lil' Tony Chachere and his crew spiced up the day of students at New Life Retreat.


  18. NCAA develops initiative on student athlete mental healthRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Triangle

    The Daskalakis Athletic Center was host to a visit by the senior vice president and chief medical officer of the Sport Science Institute, Dr. Brian Hainline, Jan. 29. Hainline was in Philadelphia for the weekend because he was being honored for his work in cardiac health by a group called the Simon's Fund. He was asked by Drexel to give a talk about the new initiative launched by the National Collegiate Athletic Association on Student Athlete Mental Health.


  19. Gov. Hassan urges spending on drug epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    With her Statehouse term winding down and her U.S. Senate campaign beginning, Gov. Maggie Hassan used her final State of the State address Thursday to argue that fighting the opioid crisis, reauthorizing Medicaid expansion and investing in workforce development are equally important to New Hampshire's economic success. Hassan, a Democrat elected in 2012 and re-elected two years later, is seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge Republican U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte in November, and her speech offered what could be the first hints of her campaign strategy.


  20. Editorial: Dealing with addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Camera

    When there's the political will, there tends to be a political way to accomplish the impossible. It appears this finally may be the case with the nation's long-ignored epidemic of heroin and prescription opioid addiction.