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  1. Women over 60 getting help for alcohol problems, those under 30 aren'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Examiner.com

    A Nov. 17 report from by Public Health England notes the number of women over the age of 60 being treated for alcoholism is on the rise. Women in the age bracket account for nearly one in 10 people starting treatment for alcohol consumption, compared with six percent five years ago.

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  2. Cowlitz Indian Tribe buys building in Tukwila to expand tribal health care servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Business Journal

    The Cowlitz Indian Tribe recently purchased a Tukwila building where its behavioral health clinic has been based for the past two years. Purchased from the King County Housing Authority for $1.6 million on July 29, the building will help the tribe expand its health care services.

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  3. 20141118 Philip GallantRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Guardian

    Holly Gallant says her father, Phillip Gallant should not have been able to sign himself out of the Provincial Addictions Treatment Facility last month after just a one day stay. Phillip, who had an alcohol addiction, took his own life later that day.

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  4. The Role of Ambiguity on the Spiritual PathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Examiner.com

    Spiritual teachers tell us that the answers lie within. If this is so, then why are so many of us reluctant to embark on this journey of self discovery? From my own experience, after a long spiritual journey of my own, I would attribute the reluctance to simple fear.

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  5. Alcohol Taxes May Give Boost to Public Health, EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Health.com

    Some may believe that raising taxes on alcohol products will cost jobs in the service sector, but a new study suggests that's made up for by job creation elsewhere. The findings were to be reported Tuesday at the annual meeting of the American Public Health Association in New Orleans.

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  6. Rushey Green councillor speaks of trauma experienced as child living in abusive householdRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | News Shopper

    A councillor for Catford's Rushey Green has told of the trauma he experienced growing up in an abusive household with his violent step father in an interview to support the end of male violence against women. Rushey Green's Labour Councillor James Walsh told Women Against Violence Expressing Solidarity in an Audio Boom interview aired today that his mother met his step father when he was just 10 years old.

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  7. Taxing Sin:Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | BrothersJudd Blog

    "Money not spent on alcohol, coupled with the newly raised tax revenues, will be spent on other goods and services which will create jobs in non-alcohol sectors, offsetting any losses experienced in alcohol sectors," study author Frank Chaloupka, professor of economics at the University of Illinois at Chicago, said in an association news release. According to Chaloupka's team, excessive drinking causes about 88,000 deaths a year in the United States and cost the nation $223.5 billion in 2006, or $1.90 per drink.

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  8. Supermodel Amber Valletta's drug abuse underscores addiction in fashion industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Examiner.com

    Amber Valletta has been hailed for her supermodel looks for almost two decades, but beneath the beautiful exterior she was struggling with a lifelong addiction to drugs and alcohol. "I suffer from a disease called addiction," Valletta, 40, told MindBodyGreen .

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  9. Alzheimer's drug may reduce urge to binge eatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Science Daily

    The Alzheimer's drug memantine may perform double-duty helping binge eaters control their compulsion. Researchers have demonstrated that memantine, a neuroprotective drug, may reduce the addictive and impulsive behavior associated with binge eating.

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  10. Medicaid cost cut comes with a priceRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    With nearly a 95 percent cure rate in clinical trails, Sovaldi is being hailed as a major breakthrough for a disease that more than 3 million Americans carry. The drug's price tag, though, is spooking health insurers and state Medicaid programs at a time when there's a heightened effort to diagnose the liver disease.

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  11. Liquor store separation rules to be enforced more strictly, council decidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | CBC News

    Council passed a motion Monday that limits the city's ability to relax the separation rules for new liquor stores. The city is going to stop bending the rules when it comes to deciding where new liquor stores can open in Calgary.

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  12. 'Thoughtful' justice ideas in BendigoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Bendigo Advertiser

    COMING up with a more "thoughtful" approach to justice issues was the common theme among State Election candidates at Tuesday night's justice forum in Bendigo. Bendigo East and West and Northern Victoria candidates from the Labor Party, Greens, Sex Party and Palmer United Party took the last formal opportunity to debate before the November 29 election.

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  13. Sunderland drinkers urged to go dry for JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Sunderland Echo

    Alcohol Concern's Dry January campaign, partnered by Balance, is calling on drinkers to take a break and give up alcohol for the month. Now in its third year, the month of action aims to get people thinking and talking about their relationship with alcohol.

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  14. Todd Carney says he's ready to address his drinking problems - but...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Daily Mail

    ... 'Sporting Chance', a clinic from former England and Arsenal captain Tony Adams, who overcame his own battle with alcoholism. He will receive counselling from 'Sporting Chance', a clinic from former England and Arsenal captain Tony Adams, who ...

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  15. Warning over alcohol for awareness weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Sheffield Star

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Doncaster Council is joining other organisations across the country to highlight problem drinking during Alcohol Awareness Week, which runs until Sunday.

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  16. Book Review: Brooke Shields writes of life with her motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Crescent-News.com

    ... there that needed to be explored." What follows is a remarkably clear-eyed examination of a mother crippled by alcoholism and a daughter torn by taking care of herself, her prolific and profitable career and her mom. Rather than buoy the public's ...

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  17. New Life House Announces Their Latest Featured Blog Article About Life After 30-Day Drug RehabRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | PRWeb

    Into the Heart of Addiction, the New Life House blog, highlights their latest featured article sharing with families nine ways they can help loved ones from relapsing. Each young person's story might be unique but the solutions are the same: structured time in a healthy atmosphere with continuous support in a community focused on the same outcome, long-term sobriety.

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  18. Advocates want more money from liquor sales to treat addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | UnionLeader.com

    Advocates for drug and alcohol treatment want to see more profit from state liquor stores go toward helping alcoholics and drugs addicts in New Hampshire, and they say state law is on their side.

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  19. Schlissel talks sexual assault prevention, repairs and renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Michigan Daily Online

    In the Pond Room of the Michigan Union, about a dozen randomly-selected students from around campus gathered Monday evening to discuss issues with University President Mark Schlissel and E. Royster Harper, vice president for student life, during their monthly Fireside Chat. After breaking the ice with light discussion about his plans to spend his first Thanksgiving in Ann Arbor and receiving Snapchat pictures from one of his daughters, Schlissel opened the floor up for questions.

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  20. Arketype Announces Public Screening of Jackie Nitschke DocumentaryRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | PRWeb

    CHAMPION is the powerful story of Jackie Nitschke-the first Green Bay Packers wife to publicly acknowledge her struggle with, and recovery from, alcohol addiction. "Champion.

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