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1 hr ago | Fast Company

This Fast-Growing Company Is Giving Former Addicts And Alcoholics A Second Chance

Today, Michael Dadashi is the CEO of MHD Enterprises, a multi-million dollar e-waste recycling company based in Austin.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Drugs, Business News

5 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Why alcoholism saps muscle strength

For your information: MNT accounts were not affected by the recent Heartbleed bug, as we were not running a vulnerable version of OpenSSL.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Cell Biology, Biology, Science

9 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

Brecksville Alcoholism Treatment Helpline Aims to Assist Addicts in Recovery

The new Brecksville Alcoholism Treatment Helpline offers a dependable resource for anyone who needs help finding a drug and alcohol recovery center.

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Related Topix: Brecksville, OH, Medicine, Health

10 hrs ago | Criminal Justice Online

Alcohol: More than a fun night out

Naturally, the Airmen couldn't wait to unwind from the stress of work and head downtown for a fun night of drinking.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Northeasttimes.com

NE woman receives inspiration award

A local inspiration: LaRhonda Brunson became the first winner of JEVS Human Services' Inspiration Award.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Foster's Daily Democrat

Proposed treatment house facing opposition

Recovery Maine is seeking town approval to convert a vacant Main Street rental property into transitional housing for people recovering from drug and alcohol addiction.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Medicine, Health, York County, ME, North Berwick, ME

KNDU

Age to Buy Tobacco in Washington Could Go Up to 21

The King County Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Board wants 21 to be the minimum age to buy tobacco in Washington.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse)

KCBY-TV Coos Bay

Age to buy tobacco in Wash. state could go up to 21

The King County Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Board is asking the Legislature to raise the minimum age to buy tobacco in Washington state from 18 to 21. Board Chairman Pat Godfrey tells KOMO News that the legal age for buying alcohol and marijuana is 21, so a substance as harmful as tobacco should have the same age restriction.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Smoking

Fortune

The history of 'Palcohol': This isn't the first powdered booze

Mark Phillips' plan to market Palcohol, a powdered form of booze, is just the latest in a long string of such efforts.

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Toledo Blade

City Council OKs zoning for Uptown rehab center

Toledo City Council voted 11-0 Tuesday in favor of zoning changes and a special-use permit that will allow Zepf Center to operate a residential drug and alcohol rehabilitation center in a vacant nursing home.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Toledo, OH, Lucas County, OH

Express India

Alcoholism makes muscles weaker: study

Summary Alcoholism saps muscle strength by robbing mitochondria - the powerhouse of cells - of its ability to self-repair, a new study has found.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Ivanhoe

Alcoholism Weakens Muscle Strength?

New findings show mitochondrial repair may be to blame for muscle weakness in mitochondrial diseases and in long-time alcoholics.

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The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Seeking help with alcoholism and PTSD

Each April since 1987, the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence Inc. sponsors Alcohol Awareness Month to increase public awareness and understanding, reduce stigma and encourage local communities to focus on alcoholism and alcohol-related issues.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse)

Chicago Sun-Times

Advocate Lutheran General hosts Suppelsa talk on alcoholism

Mark Suppelsa, WGN evening news anchor and investigative reporter, spoke on alchoholism and its treatment at Advocate Lutheran General in Park Ridge on April 17. "Sneaky, quiet" and "isolated" would not be most people's words to describe Mark Suppelsa, WGN evening news anchor and investigative reporter.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Park Ridge, IL, Sports

Psychology Today

New Hope for Treating Depression and Alcoholism

Alcoholism and depression are the right and left hands of a heartbreaking condition that often includes both.

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Related Topix: Depression, Health, Medicine

PR-inside.com

New editions of alcoholism recovery book "Phoenix in a Bottle" are published

The ground-breaking book on recovery from alcoholism "Phoenix in a Bottle" by Lilian and Murdoch MacDonald from Ayrshire, Scotland has been re-published in new paperback and e-book editions.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Psychology, Science, Alliant International University, San Francisco, CA

CNN

Three Pros and Cons of Investing in BioCoRx, Inc.

Many are probably adamant in investing in biotech these days, especially after the sell-off in late March.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Biotech, Financial Markets, Health, Medicine

UTV

Michael Le Vell completes rehab stay

Coronation Street actor Michael Le Vell has returned home after spending three weeks in a rehabilitation facility to deal with his personal problems.

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Barnsley Chronicle

Barnsley Churches Drugs Project, on John Street

A CHARITY which helps the homeless and those suffering from drug or alcohol addiction faces an uncertain future, the chairman has warned.

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National Public Radio

Remembering Jason Molina, A Musician Who Refused To Look Back

A little over a year ago, singer-songwriter Jason Molina died at 39 due to complications from alcohol addiction .

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