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  1. Baltimore to use federal grant for ER heroin responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Business Journal

    Baltimore City Health Commissioner Dr. Leana Wen wants the city's emergency departments to play a bigger role in addressing residents' heroin and substance abuse problems.

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  2. Alcohol laws have a preventive effect on young menRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | PhysOrg Weblog

    When they reach for the glass, they often know no limits: Hazardous drinking is fairly common among young Swiss men. The good news: Based on a survey of around 5,700 young Swiss men with a mean age of 20, scientists from the University of Zurich reveal that legal regulations - such as the minimum legal drinking age and restrictions on the sale or advertising of alcoholic beverages - have a preventive effect on young consumers.

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    Dec 12, 2012 | KLCC-FM Eugene

    Drug traffickers are doing big business up and down the West Coast. When you go by freeway, you're driving a Silk Road of sorts for heroin, meth and cocaine.

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  4. Federal humanities grants aim to put scholars on best seller listsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Los Angeles Times

    Aiming to show that scholarly research in literature, history and the arts remains lively and relevant in an era dominated by science, engineering and technology, the National Endowment for the Humanities has embarked on a "Public Scholars" campaign to generate books that embody excellent scholarship yet have a solid chance of landing on best-seller lists. But the head of one national group for humanities scholarship, the Humanities Education and Research Assn., said Tuesday that the way the new program is being presented risks trivializing what scholarship is all about -- and could leave less grant money for important but less accessible kinds of research.

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  5. How Cocaine Can Prime the Brain for RelapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | PsychCentral

    Recent findings on the effects of cocaine on the brain show that the drug causes major changes that influence the risk of relapse under stress. A new molecular mechanism in the reward center of the brain has been discovered by Dr. Peter McCormick and colleagues at the University of East Anglia, U.K. This influences how recovering cocaine addicts might relapse after stressful events and also points to a potential basis for treatment to protect against relapses.

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  6. DEA Announces National Prescription Drug Take-Back Initiative For SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | WBNS

    People can help reduce prescription drug abuse by safely disposing prescriptions with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's National Prescription Drug Take-Back Initiative. The 10th Take-Back Initiative will be on September 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Locations have yet to be announced.

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  7. Anger grows over two-speed Poland, fueling political shiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | WRAL.com

    Wearing a fine shirt and tie and enjoying brunch at a French bakery in Warsaw, the 35-year-old investment director at an insurance company ticked off places where he has vacationed, from New York to Thailand to Paris, saying the prosperity and freedom that came with EU membership has made it "the best time in Poland's history." A two-hour drive to the south, in the small town of Pionki, Michal Nowocien lives in conditions so different it feels like another country.

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  8. David Cameron says obese people must get treatment or lose benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Daily Mail

    ... claiming sickness benefits, worth on average around A 100 a week, whose primary condition is alcoholism or drug addiction could have their payments docked unless they agree to treatment. A further 1,800 receive incapacity benefit with the main ...

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  9. Views from OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Daily Record

    ... drug withdrawal, shot up an alarming 750 percent in Ohio over the last decade ... ... The added burden of a drug addiction can turn this special time into a nightmare for both mother and child. ... No mother wants to see her newborn baby suffering ...

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  10. Drinking drops through prevention measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Swissinfo

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  11. Miami Drug Rehab Introduces Acupuncture to Line of Holistic Healing for AddictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | PRWeb

    One of the main staples of effective addiction recovery treatment is to teach recovering addicts how to manage their emotions, cravings, and remaining symptoms from addiction. According to the Miami Herald on July 18th acupuncture helps calm dual diagnosis patients suffering from drug or alcohol addiction and mental health disorders.

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  12. Macklemore revealed he relapsed on drugs in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | TheCelebrityCafe

    Rapper Macklemore, real name Ben Haggerty, revealed that he suffered a drug relapse in 2014 when the pressures of fame became too much for him to handle. Haggerty told Complex Magazine that he stopped attending therapy meetings and began using sleeping pills and marijuana after a history of alcohol and drug abuse problems along with a stint in rehab in 2008.

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  13. Our View: Medical marijuana: Choosing ignoranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Star Online

    That seems to be the prevailing theory that guides members of Congress these days.

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  14. Macklemore: - I relapsed on drugs last year'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Rapper Macklemore has revealed he suffered a drug relapse last year when the pressures of fame became too much to handle. The star, real name Ben Haggerty, has a history of alcohol and drug abuse problems, which resulted in a stint in rehab in 2008, and although he managed to stay clean for years, he confesses he stopped attending therapy meetings and fell into the habit of using sleeping pills to help him relax in 2014.

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  15. Marijuana shouldn't be legalised, says Sharon OsbourneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Big News Network.com

    TV host Sharon Osbourne has spoken out against the idea of legalising marijuana across the US and Britain insisting it's "all going to end in tears". The 62-year-old star thinks it's a mistake that four American states have chosen to decriminalise the drug and hopes that Britain doesn't choose to follow suit, reports femalefirst.co.uk.

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  16. Marijuana shouldna t be legalised, says Sharon OsbourneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | India.com

    Los Angeles, July 29: TV host Sharon Osbourne has spoken out against the idea of legalising marijuana across the US and Britain insisting it's "all going to end in tears". The 62-year-old star thinks it's a mistake that four American states have chosen to decriminalise the drug and hopes that Britain doesn't choose to follow suit, reports femalefirst.co.uk.

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  17. Obese people who refuse to lose weight could see benefits cut, David Cameron to announceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Overweight people who refuse to lose weight could see their benefits worth around A 100 a week cut or suspended, David Cameron will announce.

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  18. The Private AddictionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The American Journal of Managed Care

    Oluwatobi Ogbechie's interest in healthcare delivery grew from the fascination with the interplay of the socioeconomic and medical implications of disease. She has co-authored articles in peer-reviewed medical and scientific journals and managed health education programs for the underserved.

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  19. Brussels Scientologists Promote Drug-Free SummerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | PRWeb

    Launching the summer with a drug prevention forum at the Brussels branch of the Churches of Scientology for Europe, Belgian Scientologists make drug prevention this summer's priority. Young Truth About Drugs volunteers take their campaign to the coast to spread the word to tourists and local residents.

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  20. 'The Way Cafe' Opens in AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KAAL-TV Austin

    The building has been a fixture in Austin for generations, housing everything from a church to a restaurant to a ballroom. Today, it's something different.

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