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1 hr ago | ContactMusic.com
After entering rehab for a second time earlier this week, the ABC News anchor is now planning a divorce with her husband of 12 years.
6 hrs ago | GantDaily.com
Washington, DC, United States - The National Institute on Drug Abuse is replacing its community surveillance of illicit drug abuse trends and outbreaks with monitoring of the social media and Internet for such problem.
7 hrs ago | New York Daily News
In a long-term Swedish study, researchers found that men who smoked at age 18 were more likely to be on the Swedish disability list by age 59. 'There is reason to believe that the associations found in our study develop over a long period of time,' study leader Anna-Karin Danielsson said.
10 hrs ago | CBC News
Friends of Ryan Gillis, a vocal advocate against drug abuse from Sydney Mines, N.S., say it's hard to say goodbye to a man who was finally getting his life on track.
14 hrs ago | WHMI-FM Howell
The ordinance came about after Livingston County Prosecutor Bill Vailliencourt told township officials that it was not against state law to possess drug paraphernalia.
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency has now moved the commonly prescribed pain medication, Tramadol , to a schedule IV of the Controlled Substance Act.
A senior fellow at the conservative Family Research Council invoked comedian Robin Williams' past drug and alcohol addiction in a column defending so-called "ex-gay" therapy, Slate reported.
With the recent passing of beloved actor and comic Robin Williams, discussions on suicide prevention have taken front and center for many mental health organizations across the nation.
The Black Bear Apartments in the Mendenhall Valley is one of two youth transitional living complexes operated by Juneau Youth Services.
Kentucky has a growing prescription drug abuse and heroin abuse problem, and the scope of the problem is shocking.
A young couple trade off smoking out of a bong made from a mask on Sunday, the final day of Hempfest, in Seattle's at Myrtle Edwards Park on the waterfront.
On Monday night parents can get more information about what some are calling a growing problem in Over the Mountain communities: the use of drugs and alcohol.
Social integration, including strong family ties, can protect one's wellbeing and even reduce the impact high-risk genes have on health.
Current efforts to prevent prescription drug misuse among young adults need to consider peers - but not peer pressure - according to a Purdue University study.
Gospel star Joseph Habedank's new album isn't just a way of branching out on his own; it is also a very personal project that sheds light on his experience battling addiction and finding redemption.
Health Canada is toughening warning labels for controlled-released prescription narcotics as part of efforts to curb rampant prescription drug abuse, federal health minister Rona Ambrose announced Monday at the opening session of the 147th annual gathering of the nation's largest doctors' lobby.
Andy Ryan, 38, the operational manager at national charity Changing Lives Addictions and Recovery Service in York, is set to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest free-standing mountain in the world which stands at 19,341 feet above sea level.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 07:57 pm
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