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"It is a significant public health problem that affects one in three women in the United States," says Cavanaugh, an assistant professor of psychology at Rutgers-Camden.
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7 hrs ago | The News-Press
When a group of FGCU students were told to work with a community partner for their semester project, they knew they wanted to do something with a mental health organization.
Straining under the surge of post-9/11 veterans, VA hospitals have added reinforcements and expanded access to care.
The analysis by Dr Foster found that out of more than 500,000 people admitted in the past three years in England, 120,000 were in their 40s.
LAHORE: A provincial-level conference of vice chancellors of all public sectors universities of Punjab will be convened soon to evolve a strategy to eradicate the rising threat of drug addiction among youth, as the Tobacco Control Ordinance, 2002, has failed to cover all kinds of drug addiction, including sheesha smoking.
A candlelight vigil among families and friends in remembrance of Ocean County residents who died from a drug overdose this year has begun at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in the borough.
A record number of UK pensioners are being treated in hospital after overdosing on illegal drugs, as the 'hippy generation' of the 1960s reaches old age.
Vanessa Marcil is an American actress that has been performing in soap operas and drama shows for years.
Steve Ford reminisced about his mother Betty Ford.He talked about growing up in the Ford family, life in the White House, his mother's struggle with substance abuse, and the intervention that led her to a recovery ..
The news is full of stories of drug overdoses, drug-related deaths, statistics of drug addiction and pill mills running amok.
Marijuana activist Ben Livingston said it took him three months to persuade city officials to grant him a permit for the party marking the anniversary of the day the legal pot law took effect.
Cigarette smoking by county teens has dropped by more than half since 2003; marijuana use, while lower than in 2003 among high freshmen and juniors, has risen with seventh graders.
As his dependence on prescription drugs increased, Miami student Alex, whose name has been changed to protect patient confidentiality, found himself struggling to foot the bill of his expensive habit.
Last year, the FamilyConnections agency formed the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Team in an effort to combat underage drinking and substance abuse in Essex County.
"By delaying the onset of alcohol initiation, rates of both licit substance abuse like tobacco and illicit substance use like marijuana and other drugs will be positively affected, and they'll hopefully go down," study co-author Adam E. Barry, an assistant professor at the University of Florida's Department of Health Education & Behavior, told Raw ... (more)
Tackling drug abuse among youth in the army is a top priority Defence Minister Fotis Fotiou told a public forum yesterday.