Drug Addiction Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Hoag Hospital opens residential substance abuse center - a first in the stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Orange County Register

    NEWPORT BEACH Hoag Hospital has opened a 21-bed residential substance abuse treatment center, the first in California to be located on an acute care hospital campus. The facility, called SolMar Recovery, comes at a time when heroin and prescription pain killer addiction are soaring locally and nationwide, and as the Affordable Care Act requires insurance coverage of treatment for drug and alcohol abuse.

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  2. Meeting People Where They AreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Psychology Today

    At the historic mansion it operates as a recovery space, Foundations Nashville helps people of different backgrounds and age groups gain coping skills and prepare for the future as they heal, according to Christopher Hastings, MA, LSPE, Director of Outpatient Services. At Foundations Nashville, we work with individuals of all kinds who are ready to live in recovery, and our program equips them with the skills they need to live healthy lives.

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  3. Struggling with drug addiction? Here's how to get helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Thousands of New Jerseyans are struggling with drug addiction and many likely feel lost and don't really know where to turn for help. But there are several resources available for those who need assistance.

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  4. Babies born slightly early have elevated ADHD risk, study suggestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Globe and Mail

    In premature babies, the brain is still developing, and whatever caused the preterm birth, like an infection in the mother, may have affected the brain. In premature babies, the brain is still developing, and whatever caused the preterm birth, like an infection in the mother, may have affected the brain.

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  5. Federal prosecutors from six states to meet in Detroit for heroin, prescription drug talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | MLive.com

    Federal prosecutors from six states plan to meet in Detroit on Wednesday to announce an effort to combat heroin and prescription drug abuse.

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  6. Heroin response strategy discussed at King-Pingree roundtableRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Sun Journal

    Parents who lost a son in a drug overdose, people in recovery, doctors, law enforcement and others talked about how to address the problem of drug addiction in Maine at a roundtable hosted by U.S. Sen. Angus King, and attended by U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree. "Our focus today is to try and talk about what works," King said at the beginning of the two-hour gathering at Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems.

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  7. Maine Drug Addiction Clinic To Close, Blaming Gov. Paul LePage's PoliciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Switched

    A drug addiction treatment center in Sanford, Maine, has announced it is closing , blaming the policies of Gov. Paul LePage for its decision. "We're in the business of treating the disease of addiction," Charles Faris, president and CEO of Massachusetts-based Spectrum Health Systemssaid in a statement Monday.

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  8. Drugs and alcohol: When to draw the lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Colorado Daily

    Wardenburg Health Center: The student health center offers a continuum of treatment and referral services to address substance abuse and dependence. Services include individual and group therapy, brief screening, and assessment.

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  9. DATIA Aims to Provide Educational Resources on Employers' Rights to Test for MarijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | PRWeb

    Marijuana use results in roads and highways that are less safe and employer workplaces that become more dangerous and riskier. The Drug & Alcohol Testing Industry Association is pleased to announce its newest initiative - The Marijuana Education Outreach Fund .

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  10. Democrats call LePage's efforts to help senior citizens hypocrisyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Bangor Daily News

    Two days of intense focus on fighting drug addiction kick off today when U.S. Sen. Angus King hosts a roundtable discussion at Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems in Brewer. King will be joined by Michael Botticelli, who is the director of National Drug Control Policy, as well as recovering addicts, families touched by drug abuse, health care providers, law enforcement officials and others.

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  11. Patient engagement harder than it seems - Obamacare goes virtual...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Politico

    PATIENT ENGAGEMENT HARDER THAN IT SEEMS: Advocates of greater patient access to health data hold seats on federal advisory committees. Conferences are devoted to the cause.

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  12. a Queen, Ita s a New Daya : Some pampering for women dealing with hardshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | HeraldNet

    They walked the red carpet, each one escorted into the Embassy Suites hotel Monday morning on the arm of a well-dressed man. The glamour would come later.

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  13. First laboratory study explaining effects of marijuana compoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Addiction researchers are only beginning to understand how dozens of chemical compounds found in the marijuana plant, known as cannabinoids, influence human health and behavior. According to Shanna Babalonis, a researcher and assistant professor of behavioral science at the University of Kentucky, research investigating the effects of cannabinoids on humans is limited.

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  14. Attention: How to Fight Addiction and Win the War Against Any DrugRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | PR Log

    ABILENE, Texas - Aug. 25, 2015 - PRLog -- Ten steps to help end drug addiction A step-by-step system to assist in ending addiction and living a healthier lifestyle Recently released is a step-by-step system designed to help men and women and their fight against addiction. Using tips from recovered drug addicts and current addicts to receive the information needed to assist in overcoming addiction.

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  15. 3 Bergen County freeholders ask Bergen Regional Medical Center to expand drug detox unitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Item

    Three Bergen County freeholders want the private operator of the county-owned Bergen Regional Medical Center to expand its drug detoxification unit to help deal with the epidemic of heroin addiction in the county. But hospital officials say they have already taken the first steps toward increasing the 54 beds currently available for short-term treatment of recovering drug and alcohol addicts.

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  16. Addiction Treatment Group Announces Effective and Confidential...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | SBWire

    When a loved one is suffering from a serious alcohol addiction, some family members may think that it is impossible for the individual to recover. Some families may also feel too embarrassed to seek out help for their loved one from a professional or bring them to an alcohol addiction treatment center.

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  17. Bush For President - Columba Bush: We Can Beat Prescription Drug AddictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | NH Insider

    "Defeating drug addiction in this country is possible ... education is prevention, and we should use our voices to raise awareness and stop this epidemic that is crippling our communities, our state, and our nation." I recently had the privilege of meeting with Dr. Miriam Adelson during a visit to the clinic she founded with her husband in Las Vegas in 2000.

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  18. 'Queen, It's a New Day' pampers, empowers women dealing with hardshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | HeraldNet

    They walked the red carpet, each one escorted into the Embassy Suites hotel Monday morning on the arm of a well-dressed man. The glamour would come later.

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  19. Our addictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | TheCourier.com

    ... one has already begun. The University of Findlay College of Pharmacy, Hancock County Board of Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services, Hancock County Community Partnership, and the Hancock County Opiate Task Force are sponsoring a series ...

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  20. Seven Hills streamlining services amid rising costs, demandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | SouthCoastToday.com

    A steady stream of people arrived in the rain Monday morning at Seven Hills Behavioral Health in the South End, to get doses of methadone - used for addiction to opioids such as heroin - or other treatment services. Some walked slowly, like they had an indescribable ache.

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