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  1. Here's why gambling becomes an addictionRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | Newkerala.com

    ... which is a behavioural addiction. Mick continued that looking at previous work on other addictions, such as alcoholism, they anticipated that pathological gamblers would have increased opiate receptors which they did not find, but they did find the ...

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  2. Drug free workplace supervisor trainingRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | Reinbeck Courier

    According to the 2012 National Survey on Drugs and Health, an estimated 2.9 million Americans used illicit drugs for the first time in that year. Supervisor and employee training is a critical component of a drug-free workplace.

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  3. At Hope for New Hampshire Recovery rally, crowd calls for more addiction support servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Concord Monitor

    ... addiction, but New Hampshire needs to dramatically step up its support for programs that help people affected by alcoholism and substance abuse. The rally was in part an effort to encourage people to use their votes and voices to advocate on behalf ...

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  4. It's past time for Virginia to let go of its addictive grip on booze businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... controlling where and when liquor is sold and how much it costs. Virginia is suffering from incurable alcoholism. The commonwealth is addicted to the sale of overpriced liquor, which reportedly raked in about $140 million in profits last year. One ...

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  5. Small Victories: Spotting Improbable Moments of Grace / Anne LamottRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Cincinnati Library

    Lamott examines moments in her life when she has confronted personal suffering and pain, drawing on her complex bond with her parents, her alcoholism and sobriety, her on-again/off-again relationship with her brother, and the many people in her life who have died from cancer.

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  6. Was Kim Richards under the influence during the 'RHOBH' cast trip to Amsterdam?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Examiner.com

    Kim Richards was seen drunk on several episodes of " The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills " seasons one and two. However, after a long battle with alcoholism, Richards checked herself into rehab ahead of the series' third season.

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  7. Man treated for Google Glass addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | KSL-TV

    A man who checked in to the Navy's Substance Abuse and Recovery Program for alcoholism treatment was also treated for a Google Glass addiction, according to a new study. San Diego doctors say the 31-year-old man "exhibited significant frustration and irritability related to not being able to use his Google Glass."

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  8. Gambling Addicts' Brains Don't Have The Same Opioid Systems As OthersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Medical Daily

    New research has found that gambling addiction may be linked to an altered opioid system in the brain, causing reduced feelings of euphoria. All forms of addiction are due to biological alterations in the brain.

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  9. 390 pounds lighter and sober, man ready to runRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... task for Brian Flemming to walk up a flight of stairs. He weighed 625 pounds and suffered from depression and alcoholism. On Sunday, the now sober, 390-pound lighter Flemming plans on running 13.1 miles at the Detroit Free Press/Talmer Bank Marathon ...

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  10. Gamblers' brains 'no endorphin rush'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | BBC News

    The 'high' or feeling of euphoria created by addictive behaviour is less obvious in the brains of problem gamblers, research suggests. In this small study, which involved 14 problem gamblers and 15 healthy volunteers, scans were used to measure the endorphins released when the opioid system in the brain was stimulated using an amphetamine tablet.

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  11. Pathological gambling is associated with altered opioid system in the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | EurekAlert!

    ... in pathological gambling, which is a behavioural addiction. Looking at previous work on other addictions, such as alcoholism, we anticipated that pathological gamblers would have increased opiate receptors which we did not find, but we did find the ...

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  12. Peggy Gandy: Social Scene: Oct. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | NewsOK.com

    Speaker: David Feherty, former professional golfer, celebrity golf commentator and host of his own show on the Golf Channel. Feherty, who has battled alcoholism and depression most of his life, discussed his personal journey of recovery to help fight teen substance abuse.

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  13. Storm over 'piss-take' liquor logoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... "I suspect they are focusing on the lack of intoxication being the problem," Sellman said. "This sounds like alcoholism to me." "Marketing is very clever and it is maintaining the heavy drinking culture. That's what's really insidious about the ...

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  14. Psychology Around the Net: October 18, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | PsychCentral

    ... depression. Man Treated for Google Glass Addiction : After checking into a substance abuse treatment program for alcoholism, one man was found to have "internet addiction disorder" related to Google Glass. The Insomniac Club: What to Tell Yourself ...

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  15. Kim Richards stands by her sobriety, 'disgusted' by ongoing 'RHOBH' storylineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Examiner.com

    APRIL 30: TV personality Kim Richards attends REVOLT and The National Cable and Telecommunications Association's Celebration of Cable at Belasco Theatre on April 30, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. The cast of " The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" just returned from a vacation in Amsterdam, but it sounds like they didn't take a vacation from their usual drama.

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  16. A 3 million NHS bill for treating patients with alcohol-related illnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Worcester News

    TREATING patients admitted to hospital as a result of alcohol abuse in South Worcestershire cost the taxpayer more than A 3 million in 2012-13. Figures released by charity Alcohol Concern showed the cost of treating inpatients for drink-related conditions in the region was A 3,128,000 - slightly lower than the regional average across the Midlands but almost 20 times more than the cost of treating breast cancer in South Worcestershire.

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  17. #14Days: You are not aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | CBS News

    Danielle Stewart blogs about recovery at AfterPartyChat.com and is among those sharing their thoughts and experiences about the #14Days on the Wagon challenge. Congratulations for doing the work to stay away from alcohol and any non-medically necessary substances for this #14Days on the Wagon challenge.

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  18. Simply Free experience scheduled to returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Lebanon Democrat

    "Simply Free" is a collection of stories, testimonies of recovery and restoration. It is interwoven by teaching and punctuated by praise but it is really an invitation to stand in the presence of God and become "Simply Free," according to Doris Courtney, event coordinator and director of Branches Counseling Center in Murfreesboro.

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  19. Out of shelter, man looks for housing, new start in areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | St. Cloud Times

    ... at the time, unable to obtain a driver's license because of a seizure disorder. He also was battling diabetes and alcoholism. King is saving money for an apartment, thanks to temp work at Bernatello's Frozen Pizza Co.. He pays to carpool the 30-mile ...

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  20. Women warned over 'wine o'clock'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Independent.ie

    Women who count down the minutes to 'wine o'clock' - the relaxing tipple at the end of a busy day - risk damaging their chances of having a baby. It can become a dangerous compulsion and a single nightly glass of wine can herald danger ahead, experts have warned.

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