Drug Addiction Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. New Drug and Alcohol Service hubRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Doncaster Free Press

    ... and Drug Service (ADS). They have been delivering safe, effective interventions for alcohol addiction and drug addiction in Yorkshire, Humberside and Lincolnshire for more than 30 years. The free drop in event at The Depot, Hall Gate Centre, Hall ...

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  2. Despite national efforts to fight addiction, states can make cuts anywayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... for pain control, with the most common forms being hydrocodone and oxycodone . Individuals with prescription drug addiction are also more likely to use cheaper, but more deadly forms of opioid-based illicit drugs, including heroin . Drug addiction ...

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  3. TD Charitable Foundation Grants $5,000 to Support Long Island Youth in Foster CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | LongIsland.com

    Chance to Advance serves the Long Island foster care population with educational and enrichment opportunities through the help of one-on-one mentors. Hempstead, NY - July 19, 2016 - EAC Network is pleased to receive a $5,000 grant from the TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank for its Chance to Advance program on July 11, 2016.

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  4. The real reason that so many more Americans are using heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Washington Post

    Drugs are prepared to shoot intravenously by a user addicted to heroin on February 6, 2014 in St. Johnsbury Vermont. President Obama has committed to sign the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act , which includes among its provisions new policies to reduce inappropriate prescribing of prescription opioids such as Oxycontin and Vicodin.

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  5. Weekly Research Analysts' Ratings Changes for Indivior PLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    They now have a GBX 280 price target on the stock, up previously from GBX 230 . 7/11/2016 - Indivior PLC had its price target raised by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus from GBX 310 to GBX 350 .

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  6. Back From The Brink: Helping An Employee Battle Substance AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Small Business Trends

    There's no sugarcoating it: addressing substance abuse in the workplace is one of the biggest challenges a supervisor can face. Realizing that an employee is struggling with addiction can be an incredibly difficult experience.

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  7. Depression's stigma can be a barrier to African-Americans seeking treatment, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The stigma attached to mental illness creates a barrier for many seeking treatment, but it has a particularly negative impact on the help-seeking behaviors of black Americans, a small in-depth qualitative study by researchers at the University of Georgia suggests. Rosalyn Denise Campbell, an assistant professor in the UGA School of Social Work, advocates for removing that stigma and fostering intervention that increases mental health service use and overall wellness.

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  8. AAC Holdings Inc. (AAC) Major Shareholder Sells $186,956.25 in StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Daily Political

    AAC Holdings Inc. major shareholder Jerrod N. Menz sold 8,125 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, July 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $23.01, for a total transaction of $186,956.25.

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  9. Jerrod N. Menz Sells 1,897 Shares of AAC Holdings Inc. (AAC) StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    AAC Holdings Inc. major shareholder Jerrod N. Menz sold 1,897 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of $23.05, for a total value of $43,725.85.

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  10. Serenity Releases Opioid Addiction Warning For Women Over 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | PRWeb

    The Opiate addiction epidemic has had significant consequences for Americans of all ages, races, genders, and social statuses, including women over the age of 50. Abuse of Opiate-based painkillers has reached epidemic levels across the nation. No community has been left untouched in its wake of devastation.

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  11. Ag secretary in Missouri to promote fight against opioid addiction commentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | News Tribune

    U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, a former Iowa governor, will be in Missouri on Thursday and Friday as part of his fight against opioid addiction - and promoting the need for Missouri to adopt a prescription drug monitoring program, or PDMP. While many Missouri lawmakers support the idea, a few - especially in the state Senate, where the filibuster can block a bill even from being voted on - have prevented any PDMP proposal from becoming law.

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  12. Heroin addiction on screen at Indy Film FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | TheIndyChannel

    One film premiering this week at the Indianapolis Film Festival has a subject that hits close to home in the Midwest: heroin addiction. RTV6's Lauren Casey met with the director and executive producer for the film, who said the movie is raw and emotional.

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  13. UMass Amherst nursing students to learn opioid treatment trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WWLP

    Over the last year we've seen more and more people abusing opiates. UMass nursing students are now undergoing hands on training, to learn how to properly care for addicts.

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  14. Jim Tobin is stepping downRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Martinsville Bulletin

    "It's been a building era," Jim Tobin said when asked about achievements at Piedmont Community Services during his 26-year tenure as executive director.

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  15. Four Colorado doctors suspended over medical marijuana recommendationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    In the largest disciplinary action taken against medical marijuana doctors to date in Colorado, the state Medical Board on Tuesday suspended the licenses of four doctors for allegedly recommending excessive plant counts to more than 1,500 patients. All of the recommendations involved approvals for patients to grow or possess at least 75 plants. 1 comment

  16. Ice smoking room not welcome in LiverpoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Liverpool City Champion

    The suggestion that Liverpool is an ideal place for an Ice Smoking Room and the further suggestion that should one not be legalised for the area, then one would be opened anyway, just emphasises the lack of regard for civil rights and responsibilities by the people advocating for these facilities. The suggestion that Liverpool is an ideal place for an Ice Smoking Room and the further suggestion that should one not be legalised for the area, then one would be opened anyway, just emphasises the lack of regard for civil rights and responsibilities by the people advocating for these facilities.

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  17. New funding for kids' programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal

    The B.C. government announced $1.5 million in new funding earlier this month for a "life-changing" program that helps parents deal with children who have behavioural problems. The "Confident Parents Thriving Children" program is a free series of telephone workshops launched last year by the B.C. division of the Canadian Mental Health Association.

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  18. Neal tours clinics to highlight opioid addiction crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Berkshire Eagle

    PITTSFIELD >> Following a tour of two addiction treatment facilities in Pittsfield, U.S. Rep. Richard Neal said pending federal legislation will expand funding to address what even a divided Congress now sees as a critical need. The Springfield Democrat made stops at Berkshire Medical Center, which recently opened a 30-bed in-patient treatment facility, and at the George B. Crane Memorial Center for addiction recovery services, which hopes to hire its first staff member if proposed state funding survives the budget process.

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  19. Balthazar Getty: Hooking Up With Sienna Miller Saved My MarriageRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Hollywood Gossip

    ... with vision problems until his death in 2011. "It's no secret that my father and grandfather had major drug addiction problems, and addiction runs rampant in many families. If you add wealth and celebrity on top of that, it can be lethal." "Didn't ...

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  20. Opiate Overdoses: A Look at the NumbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    A doctor at Geisinger, whose family has been impacted by drug abuse, headed up a recent study about opioid overdoses. The balance between alleviating pain and keeping people from overdosing is a popular topic in the medical world and out of it these days.

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