Drug addiction hits home

Drug addiction hits home
Business First (blog)
The robbery definitely shines a light on the growing problem of prescription drug addiction nationwide - not just in the city, but also in the suburbs and yes, in the country too. I should point out that I really don't know if the thief Friday night ...

Mother of 3 overcomes drug addiction
Andalusia Star-News
Drug use for Alma Payton began as a child, and her battle to overcome addictionhasn't been an easy one. “I've used drugs all my life,” she said. “I tried weed for the first time when I was 8 years old.” Payton said she was the type who thought that it ...

Andalusia Star-News

Videoconference-Based Addiction Treatment Programs Such as Lionrock ...
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People in early recovery from drug and alcohol addiction, particularly those with active lifestyles such as Baby Boomers, a group that has seen skyrocketing substance abuse issues, are finding that new Online Intensive Outpatient Programs (IOP) such as...

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National Anti-Drug Addiction Day: Dealing with drug addiction
India.Com Health
The treatment for dealing with drug addiction is not just kicking the habit. It involves addressing various aspects of your life including personal and professional life. It also involves getting ready to face the world again. It primarily involves ...

Coming Together conference Thursday in Kalamazoo addresses addiction
WMUK 102.1 FM
Schma says addiction is a public health problem not a criminal justice problem. He says drug courts represent a broader move to “problem solving” courts. The idea is that other issues like mental health and addiction should be treated differently than ...

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Trumbull Cops: Youth Drug Arrests Up
"A lot of signs for kids in trouble are the same as drug addiction," she said. Also underlying thedrug addiction may be mental illness. Police did not specify what drugs were being abused, but Bieber said, "We're seeing a lot" of OxyContin, Percocet ...

Experts to Tackle Drug Addiction at Southside's Ask The Doctor Forum
In addition, representatives from several organizations will be on hand to discuss a spectrum ofaddiction-related topics including the Suffolk Department of Health, a Suffolk County Police Department's COPE officer and the Long Island Council on ...

Study: Casino risks increasing gambling addictions
Lancaster Eagle Gazette
The Ohio Gambling Survey was conducted at the behest of Ohio for Responsible Gambling, a band of state gambling regulatory bodies and the Ohio Department of Alcohol and Drug Addiction Services, to establish a baseline for gambling problems so ...

Author, recovering addict aims to break stigma of addiction
New Jersey Herald
While America spends $50 billion a year on the war on drugs, Moyers said "only a tiny fraction goes to centers" like the Center for Prevention and Counseling and its efforts to solve the problem at its root. "The best way to reduce the drug traffic is ...

The Latest : High rates of drug addiction plague third strikers | 89.3 ...
New prison data obtained by California Watch and the San Francisco Chronicle sheds some light on Third Strikers, and why repeat offenders reoffend.

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