Although Fidler, from Oldham, had been hauled before courts for more than 80 theft and fraud offences, the judge spared her jail after hearing Fidler had kicked her drug habit and had become a mentor to other Sytal Prison inmates while awaiting ...
After beating drug addiction, Maryland pro wins WSOP Main Event, $8.5M
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The 24-year-old Merson, who overcame drug addiction late in 2011 and emerged a new man from rehab, pushed past Hellmuth for the series' Player of the Year honors, proving himself the top performer throughout this year's series of card tournaments in ...
Ex-Addict goes all in, and wins
A year ago Greg Merson was in the midst of a demoralizing and hopeless drug addiction. Having already succeeded in beating cocaine, Merson still was battling an addiction to adderall and oxycontin. This week, Greg Merson became a millionaire.
DRUGS IN DEDHAM: Town organizations getting involved
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Editor's Note: This is the final article in a three-part series on drug addiction in Dedham. Other articles in this series have tackled the police response and personal stories. It has been almost 25 years, but not a day goes by when Carmen DelloIacono ...
Meth Vaccine Shows Promising Results in Early Tests
Vaccinated animals that received the drug were largely protected from typical signs of meth intoxication. If the vaccine proves effective in humans too, it could become the first specific treatment for meth addiction, which is estimated to affect 25 ...
In Iran, drug trafficking soars as sanctions take bigger bite
The surge in drug trafficking from a country with one of the world's highest rates of opium addiction has alarmed police and intelligence officials from Europe to Southeast Asia, where authorities say they are witnessing a flood of high-quality ...
The need for increased drug doses that Hollins experienced commonly occurs with prolonged treatment that can develop into drug addiction. Friedman said that once addiction develops, withdrawal symptoms occur when medications are abruptly ...
Baby Born With Drug Addiction in US
The boy was born on October 15th at St Mary's Medical Centre in West Palm Beach. Both the baby and his one year old brother have been taken into care, as their mother faces charges of aggravated child abuse. The little boy is now attached to a ...
Octomom Checks Into Rehab For Xanax Addiction
According to TMZ, the mother of 14 is looking for help to deal with her addiction to the prescription anti-anxiety drug Xanax. The octomom has been in the news a lot lately, with reports of her new pornography career and allegations of child neglect ...