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  1. Poster contest finalists honoredRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Observer

    Lining the walls of the Legislative Office Building in Albany will soon be the posters of those area students who dared to "lead by example." Last week, Assemblyman Andy Goodell, R-C-I-Jamestown, welcomed the 11 finalists of the 2015 Chautauqua Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Council Poster Contest to his Jamestown office, where he not only presented them each a certificate of merit, but described the soon-to-be abode for their artwork.

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  2. Katie McQuaid's Scene in Manchester: She wants to tell her story of recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | UnionLeader.com

    But, Crews also wants you to know her as someone who has been in long-term recovery from alcohol addiction for the past 22 years.

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  3. Recreational drug use on weekends often morphs into daily use, BU study findsRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Medical News Today

    More than half of patients who report "weekend-only" drug use end up expanding their drug use to weekdays, too -- suggesting that primary care clinicians should monitor patients who acknowledge "recreational" drug use, says a new study by Boston University public health and medicine researchers. The study, published in the journal Annals of Family Medicine and led by Judith Bernstein, professor of community health sciences at the BU School of Public Health , recommends that clinicians use "caution in accepting recreational drug use as reassuring," and that they conduct "continued episodic monitoring" of patients who report weekend-only drug use.

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  4. Pride, Happiness at Opening of UNO Community...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | IBerkshires

    ... - which had been considered one of the nicest in North Adams - started to deteriorate with litter, vandalism, alcoholism and drugs. Instead of waiting for someone else to take action, 60 residents and officials met for the first time on Oct. 1, ...

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  5. Robert Traynor returns to The Courtyard stage as Jeffrey BernardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Hereford Times

    Jeffrey Bernard was a British Journalist, best known for his weekly column, Low Life, in The Spectator magazine, and notorious for a feckless and chaotic career and life of alcohol abuse. In two acts, Jeffrey Bernard is Unwell gives a taste of what life in Soho was like "when you could find yourself drunk, penniless and alone on less than a pound".

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  6. Amy Winehouse Biopic Is Objective, Say MakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Sky News

    The much-awaited documentary premieres at Cannes, where filmmakers defend it after the singer's family had called it "misleading". Makers of a biopic about Amy Winehouse, which has been criticised by the late singer's family, have defended their work at its screening in Cannes.

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  7. 'Extreme' exposure to secondhand cannabis smoke causes mild intoxicationRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Medical News Today

    Secondhand exposure to cannabis smoke under "extreme conditions," such as an unventilated room or enclosed vehicle, can cause nonsmokers to feel the effects of the drug, have minor problems with memory and coordination, and in some cases test positive for the drug in a urinalysis. Those are the findings of a Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine study, reported online this month in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence.

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  8. Gooding doctor a pioneer in addiction treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Morning News

    ... reject it. Many in the medical community, including the American Medical Association, classify addictions such as alcoholism as a brain disease based on scientific research that has shown alcohol and other drugs can change brain structure and ...

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  9. Leading By ExampleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... example." On Friday, Assemblyman Andy Goodell, R-C-I-Jamestown, welcomed the 11 finalists of the 2015 Chautauqua Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Council Poster Contest to his Jamestown office, where he not only presented each a certificate of merit, ...

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  10. Study: Quitting smoking relies on stronger brainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    ... with the behavior control regions. The insula has also been linked to other types of drug addiction such as alcoholism. "It's a frontier area, and one that we are interested in going after in terms of interventions for smoking cessation," McClernon ...

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  11. Emmerdale's Laurel Dingle spends the night with a stranger as she...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Daily Mail

    SPOILER ALERT: Emmerdale's Laurel Dingle spends the night with a stranger as she stoops to a new low to feed her spiralling alcohol addiction And after being turned down for her family when begging for money to buy vodka, viewers will see Emmerdale's Laurel Dingle stoop to a new low to feed her booze addiction. In Wednesday's episode of the ITV soap the character, played by Charlotte Bellamy, resorts to pursuing strange men in bars in exchange for drinks.

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  12. Highly competitive geographic areas have a higher annual number of liver transplantsRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Medical News Today

    ... operation for many patients who have end-stage liver disease because of hepatitis , primary liver cancer , alcoholism , or hepatitis associated with obesity . The five-year survival rate for patients who undergo the procedure is 75 to 80 percent, ...

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  13. Stanford Band Banned From Road Trips Next Season For Alcohol Abuse, Hazing And Sexual HarassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [] STANFORD - The Stanford marching band will be banned from performing at away games for the 2015-16 season.

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  14. a Where Hope Growsa elevated by solid performancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Pocono Record

    ... crashes and burns, Campbell returns to his hometown where his struggles include dealing with a teen daughter and alcoholism. His life changes when he meets Produce (DeSanctis), the caretaker of the fruit and vegetable section of the local market. He ...

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  15. Too Many People Are Still Stuck in Welfare. Here's How to Lift Them OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Heartland Institute

    Arguably the single most successful endeavor undertaken by Congress in the past 20 years was its effort to enact significant reform of the U.S. welfare system. Even greater success is possible, with simple steps that states can take to help millions of impoverished people transition from government dependency to the freedom and self-sufficiency provided by a high-quality job.

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  16. Review of drug and alcohol treatment across LincolnshireRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Louth Leader

    The current contracts - worth about A 7 million - with various providers end next year, so the authority is now reassessing them with a view to getting a better service that also offers best value for money. The council is responsible for the commissioning of substance misuse treatment in the county, and as part of a review of what is currently provided, it is carrying out consultation with people who have used these services in the last few years.

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  17. Michigan man loses almost 400 pounds, plans to run marathonRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... more than 12,000 members from all over the world, Flemming's story has inspired thousands battling depression, alcoholism, and weight related issues. "I've lost 92 pounds since last July and if it wasn't for the group to keep pushing me then I ...

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  18. PromotionsRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | GwdToday.com

    The 2015 Designer Show House, presented by Design Elements, is a benefit for the Humane Society of Greenwood. The show case home is located at 113 Crescent Road, Kimbrook Subdivision, in Greenwood.

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  19. Tee off on June 1 at the 17th annual Anderson House Golf OutingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | NJ.com

    ... guests from across the state and beyond. Anderson House is a nonprofit halfway house for women recovering from alcoholism and drug addiction located in the Whitehouse Station section of Readington Township. Since opening its doors 20 years ago, ...

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  20. Secaucus set to launch campaign against underage drinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Jersey Journal

    Tania Guaman, 23, coordinator for the Secaucus Coalition for a Healthy and Drug Free Community, talks about a new campaign to prevent teen drinking. With prom season at its peak and the summer approaching, a volunteer group in town has turned its attention to the preventing teenage drinking. 1 comment