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  1. Morgan James Publishing Releases Story of Hope and HealingRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Christian Newswire

    ... like she expected, but it was what she needed. Anonymous No More provides an honest look at the devastation that alcoholism can bring, but it also offers a taste of the sweetness that freedom from addiction brings. Massey proves that no one is too ...


  2. Legal marijuana still a mind-altering drugRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | News-Register

    Oregonians are in the vanguard of a trend toward nationwide legalization of recreational marijuana, and baby boomers older than 60 must feel a little bit conflicted about it all. This generation was the last to know what it was like to go through junior high and high school without being surrounded by illegal, mind-altering drugs.


  3. Addiction Recovery Advice Available Courtesy of Boca Raton, FL HelplineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WireService

    The alcoholism treatment hotline for Boca Raton, FL is helping drug and alcohol abusers find a recovery program and facility which can help them achieve sobriety. LIGHTNING RELEASES 01/22/15 - There's a lot of great things about Boca Raton, FL.


  4. Weight loss group members lose friends as they shed pounds, researchers sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Daily Mail

    Making friends while shedding pounds? Fat chance! Researchers say weight loss group members become distant and reclusive as their waistlines shrink We all feel good when we shed a few pounds - but a little known side-effect is that we can lose friends at the same time. Instead of passing each other dieting tips and meal plans, they begin to keep their secrets to themselves at the weekly weigh ins and group discussions, it added.


  5. Residents of Jacksonville, FL Can Now Contact Addiction Helpline for Sobriety GuidanceRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 |

    Finding reliable drug and alcohol rehabilitation help in Jacksonville, FL can be a challenge, but that's now changing thanks to a new service. The alcoholism treatment hotline for Jacksonville, FL is now up and running and can help anyone who is truly ready to end addiction to drugs and alcohol once and for all.


  6. 'I'm really f**king sorry': Kavana chokes up in emotionally-charged ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Daily Mail

    ... was like, "Wow youre doing so much exercise," but I was just going to get a drink.' Discussing how he overcame alcoholism, the TV legend explained that his AA sponsor saved his life by telling him not to cut everything alcohol-related out altogether ...


  7. Jury Rules Against Old Dominion in EEOC LawsuitRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Heavy Duty Trucking

    A federal jury earlier this month found that the trucking company Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. violated federal disability discrimination law when it denied accommodation to -- and then fired -- a truck driver who self-reported alcohol abuse, according to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. According to the EEOC's suit, when the former driver self-reported an alcohol problem, it included seeking assistance from Old Dominion, but the driver and local management were unaware that the company maintained an unwritten policy of not allowing drivers who self-report alcohol abuse to return to driving.


  8. Vivian Gale Releases Addiction Recovery CDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | OnlinePRNews

    Online PR News 22-January-2015 New York/NY If you love music which helps counter the effects of addiction, "Celebrate Life" is a great choice. Speaker, Songwriter, and Author, Vivian Gale has released her latest CD, her publicist announced today.


  9. JAFI Clubhouse for recovering addicts looking for permanent home in BirminghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Alabama Live

    Crystal used to stab herself with a needle every single day. Today, she's a recovering heroin addict and credits her three years of sobriety to the support she found at the Jefferson Alcoholic Foundation, Inc. Clubhouse .


  10. A life of survival and creativityRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Chronicle-Journal

    GUEST COLUMN By Patty Hajdu Thunder Bay I had seen the beautiful painting in the board room of Shelter House many times. It's hard to miss, as it illustrates so beautifully the nature of home.


  11. Alice in Wonderland theme for Dry January celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    AWARENESS: A Dry Hatter's Tea Party event held at Darlington College to raise money for local recovery initiatives. Pictured are some of those attending the event Picture: CHRIS BOOTH AWARENESS: A Dry Hatter's Tea Party event held at Darlington College to raise money for local recovery initiatives Picture: CHRIS BOOTH AWARENESS: Simon Pearson of the North East Council on Addictions talks about his experiences recovering from alcoholism Picture: CHRIS BOOTH TEA and cakes were in good supply at an event to mark the success of an initiative designed to combat some of the devastating effects of alcohol.


  12. Has Just Launched Its New Powerful AA Meeting Locator ToolRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | PRWeb

    Over 90,000 meetings have been added to the database. Finding an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting has just gotten easier.


  13. Court focuses on challenges of veterans who offendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Daily Herald

    They have served their country and are accused of non-violent offenses that involve substance abuse or mental health issues. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.


  14. Up to 7 drinks a week may lower heart failure risk: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The London Free Press

    Researchers from Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Mass., analyzed the drinking habits of 14,269 people aged 45-64 over a period of about 25 years. The study found the people with the lowest rate of heart failure were those who drank up to seven drinks a week, while former drinkers had the highest rate.


  15. The Addictive Quality of CuriosityRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Psychology Today

    We are hardwired with the desire to learn and explore the world . The human psyche is marked by a lifelong tendency to seek and acquire information.


  16. Lung Transplants from Heavy Drinkers Linked to Higher Complication RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | MedlinePlus

    Lung transplant recipients who receive lungs from donors who were heavy drinkers may be much more likely to develop a life-threatening complication, a new study suggests. The study included 173 lung transplant patients.


  17. Harbor Village Releases Testimonial Videos For its Drug Detox ProgramRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | PRWeb

    Harbor Village Detox is an addiction treatment center that is dedicated to helping its clients recover from alcoholism and drug addiction. Recently their facility has released a handful of poignant testimonial videos from its clients to encourage prospective substance abusers to enroll themselves in rehabilitation therapy.


  18. For Heart Health, One Drink A Day, Yes OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | SportsGeezer

    Still more evidence of the health benefits of moderate drinking: The New York Times reports that a study just published in the European Heart Journal found that moderate drinkers have a lower risk of heart failure than either heavy drinkers or abstainers. The study, which followed 14,629 people for 24 years, starting at an average age of 54, revealed that, when compared with abstainers, men who drank up to a drink a day - a glass of wine, a 12-ounce beer or a shot of liquor - had a 20 percent reduced risk of heart failure.


  19. Physical inactivity as serious as smoking, say leading docsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Borders Today

    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. BEN STARAV, SCOTLAND: 28 DECEMBER 2014: Doctor Andrew Murray during a run in Glen Coe in the West Highlands of Scotland A big thank you for contributing... We really appreciate you taking the time to send your content...if it complements our coverage we'll use it in our website or in our newspaper.


  20. Love-split Cardiff father took his own life, coroner rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | IcNetwork

    Craig Paul Phillip Rodgers, 31, from Ely, Cardiff, was found dead in the garden of his ex-partner's house on October 21, 2014 A troubled father-of-two with a drug and alcohol dependency took his own life after splitting up with his long-term girlfriend, an inquest heard. Craig Paul Phillip Rodgers, 31, from Ely, Cardiff was found hanging in the back garden of his ex-partner's house on October 21 last year by a next-door neighbour.