Thursday, February 2, 2012

Alcoholic Teacher Has a Case Against Old School

Alcoholic Teacher Has a Case Against Old School
Courthouse News Service
By PURNA NEMANI (CN) - The Anchorage School District must face a lawsuit over negative comments it made about an alcoholic teacher who had to resign after failing to treat her addiction, the Alaska Supreme Court ruled. Chana Boyko, a Goldenview Middle ...

Kentucky Governor Vows To Shut Down Pill Mills
LEX18 Lexington KY News
(AP) - Prescription drug abuse has become so rampant in parts of eastern Kentucky that some people yank out their own teeth to get fresh supplies of painkillers to feed their addiction, a prosecutor said Wednesday. Others are trading food stamps for ...

The Recovery Place Releases eBook as Part of Families Struggling with ...
PR Web (press release)
The Recovery Place drug rehab and alcohol treatment center understands the devastating gripaddiction can have on the entire family and has prepared an eBook to answer all the questions families may have about addiction.

Mother advocates stronger laws for substance addiction
Indiana Daily Student
By Jaclyn Lansbery | IDS Three years ago, Bloomington resident Sharon Blair lost her oldest child, 29-year-old Jennifer Reynolds, to what most people might not call a disease: drug addiction. But Blair, 54, believes an illness is what caused her ...

Gambling addict stole groceries
Fingal Independent
Gda Mccabe agreed with Galligan's solicitor Mr Patrick Jackson that Galligan was co-operative and admitted he was a gambling addict. Galligan told the court he realises now he has a severeaddiction to gambling and has started to face up to it by ...
Actor Jason Mewes on podcasting with Kevin Smith, beating addiction
San Antonio Current
It's been really flattering when people come up to me after a show and share their stories with me and tell me how the podcast has inspired them and helped them through their own addiction. How have you kept yourself from going back to that place?

San Antonio Current

New Center in Portland Takes Different Approach to Addiction Recovery
Maine leads the nation in the per-capita rate of opiate addiction. At the same time, fewer than 10 percent of people who need treatment are able to access it. But now a new type of recovery center has opened. The Portand Recovery Community Center is...

Prescription for Abuse: Maria Downing | KCTS 9 Documentary
KCTS 9 Maria Downing lost her son to an overdose after his life-long struggle with opioids and other drugs. Maria says her son always thought he had control of his addiction, but was never able to stop using.
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Mike Doughty's long road from stardom to recovery to 'Book of Drugs'
Savannah Morning News
While with the band, he developed a heroin addiction. “The Book of Drugs,” Doughty's memoir about his addiction, was just published by Da Capo Press. “I've been threatening to write a book for a lot of years,” he says. “An editor called me and said, ...

Drug addicts turn to crime
Marlborough Express
Drug addicts on the waiting list for a methadone drug treatment programme in Marlborough often turn to crime to feed their habit, says Marlborough Addiction Services regional manager Eileen Varley. Ms Varley has urged more doctors in the region to ...

Alcoholism as a Great Equalizer: The Societal and Health Problem ...
By narconon
Alcohol can cause different health problems. If you need help with alcoholism, contact a Narconon alcohol rehab center today.
Narconon Blog

Media OCU » Students enroll in addiction prevention program
By fmwillingham
The campus began equipping students for prevention this semester. An introduction course for theaddiction prevention program meets from 2:30 to 5:15 p.m. on Monday afternoon, said Peter Messiah, director of addiction prevention studies.
Media OCU

Addiction Medicine 2012 Conference – Register Today ...
By Tyler Van Steinburgh
As in years past, our annual Addiction Medicine conference on March 30 & 31 will suit the needs of primary care as well as addiction medicine physicians. The 2 full-day event will open with plenary presentations on non-chemical behavioral ...
Substance Abuse Resources for...

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