Drug addiction is a national loss

Drug addiction is a national loss: Police official
Gulf Today
SHARJAH: The Anti-Narcotics Department Director has stressed that “drug addiction is a loss to the community and the abusers themselves.” Major General Abdul Jalil Mahdi Al Asmawi said this during a recent meeting at Dubai's Al Amal Hospital for Mental ...

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TV, radio program to combat addiction
Lancaster Eagle Gazette
LANCASTER — A local pastor said he hopes a new television and radio program he created — “Road to Recovery” — will be beneficial in informing viewers of where they can find help if they or a loved one are struggling with drug addiction. “Road to ...

Ludlow foundation battles drug abuse
Loading... Alert icon. Sign in or sign up now! Alert icon. Loading... There is no Interactive Transcript. Published on Nov 10, 2012 by wwlp. A western Massachusetts organization held a fundraiser tonight to help those who battle the disease of drug ...

White Bear mother and meth addict recounts drug-use hell
Albert Lea Tribune
But DeGree, who is attending Metropolitan State University to become a licensed drug and alcohol counselor, said talking about addiction “in an honest way … helps to break the stigma of it.” “If you remove the shame and stigma of addiction, people ...

Government to conduct nationwide survey on drug abuse
Economic Times
Recently, the Centre had also sought an Impact Assessment Report from Punjab on the de-addiction program run there under its project for prevention of alcoholism and drug abuse. The social justice ministry has also planned to rope in several ...

Overtaken by drugs panel
Lariat Saddleback College
Eighteen personal addiction stories of young people in Orange County were shared throughout the screening. The stories ranged from a young girl so brain damaged that she can no longer dance, run or speak at a normal pace due to one ecstasy at a high ...

cops can't beat the curse
The Australian
Mr Kerlikowske said the consumption of cocaine had fallen 40 per cent since 2007 as US governments and law enforcement had switched their focus from a prohibition and incarceration model to considering the disease of drug addiction as a public health ...

Drugs and Alcohol in Sports: The Silent Epidemic
Midland Daily News
The 2012 Swinburne University Sport and Recreation Conference to be held in Melbourne on the 13th of November, will see, Australian psychologists, academics and healthcare professionals address how the scientific causes for drug and alcohol addiction ...

Local drug take-back event held in Waterloo
The pharmacy collected both prescription and controlled drugs in a "no questions asked" manner in an attempt to help reduce prescription drug addiction and overdose accidents. The event was held from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.. In the two years since ...

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