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3 hrs ago | WHBF-TV Rock Island
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7 hrs ago | The Marion Star
I've been thinking about it, and I think it all started back when I was 5 or 6 years and Dad built... Insurance plans that cover substance abuse treatment must provide the same level of care and cost sharing as they do for other medical issues, but treatment centers say disagreement over what this means leaves many alcoholics and drug addicts ... (more)
10 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
Almost three-quarters of the schools surveyed had introduced alcohol and drug policies advocating supporting rather than punitive approaches.
11 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
Branstad on Monday told reporters he empathizes with those suffering from illnesses who believe they would benefit from using medical marijuana, but he fears there would be unintended consequences to its legalization.
11 hrs ago | CBS Local
It may look like a collection from your own medicine cabinet, half empty prescriptions, many of which expired years ago, but it might shock you what some people would do with them.
16 hrs ago | Fraserburgh Herald
A unique celebration was held recently to recognise an inspiring group of former addicts who have turned their lives around.
19 hrs ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay
"Two thirds of Americans are affected by addiction in one form or another. We need to stop living like these are isolated events," said Douglas Darby.
A Minnesota legislator's tweet about the NBA has prompted hundreds of responses, with many on social media calling it racist.
The 26-year-old actor - who shot to fame in his early teens - admits he's had a great career so far and he believes he's chosen the right path because everything has worked out for him.
Energy drinks can lead to mental health problems and drug and alcohol abuse in teenagers, researchers have warned.
In its continuing effort to foster the well-being of LGBT kids, the Family Acceptance Project at SF State University has developed "Helping Families to Support their Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Children."
Some former Drug addicts, through Archbishop Nicholas Duncan-Williams' Church, have now become Ambassadors for Christ.
With tools such as medication-assisted treatment and recovery coaching, Tony Grotrian hopes fewer people like his grandson will be lost to heroin.
Megadeth bassist David Ellefson has always seemed like a pretty nice guy. He's perpetually kept a low profile and stayed in the very long shadow of band leader Dave Mustaine, who frequently made headlines criticizing the U.S. government, trashing his former bandmates in Metallica, and getting busted for drugs.
A UN body just took a huge crap on the progress of cannabis legalization all over the world.
The Delaware Department of Services for Children, Youth and their Families in conjunction with Delaware Guidance Services for Children and Youth formed an informal task force two months ago to combat the problems LGBT youth face from their peers and society.
During a visit to Northern Kentucky on Friday, U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell heard about the region's heroin epidemic and said he would bring it to the attention of federal authorities U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell told an expert panel on heroin addiction that "we can combat the rise of heroin abuse in Kentucky.S" When a prescription ... (more)