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  1. Euless, TX Teenagers Can Call New Helpline for Addiction Recovery Advice and GuidanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WireService

    Euless, TX adolescents who are struggling with a serious addiction to drugs and alcohol are in luck because there is a new hotline service offering help. By contacting the Troubled Teen Helpline for Euless, TX at 305-2377, anyone can get receive expert advice and guidance into which youth rehabilitation clinic with certified addiction counselors can help them achieve sobriety.

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  2. The State Of Drug Use In America, In 9 MapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Switched

    America just doesn't do drugs like it used to. From opiates to alcohol, American substance use has shifted drastically in recent decades.

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  3. Suicide prevention addressed at networking breakfastRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Independent & Free Press

    On Friday Nov. 7, Halton residents are invited to attend the Halton Suicide Prevention Coalition's Annual Meeting and Community Workshop: "Reaching out: Every life matters". The focus of this year's event is inclusivity and connecting those at risk of being marginalized with the supports they need. 1 comment

  4. The Hunter Biden ChroniclesRead the original story

    Wednesday | Real Clear Politics

    Everything you need to know about Beltway nepotism, corporate cronyism and corruption can be found in the biography of Robert Hunter Biden. Where are the Occupy Wall Street rabble-rousers and enemies of elitist privilege when you need them? Straining their neck muscles to look the other way.

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  5. How a tiny gene could trigger binge drinkingRead the original story

    Wednesday | Newkerala.com

    According to a study by the University of California, San Francisco , a tiny segment of genetic material known as microRNA plays a central role in the transition from moderate drinking to binge drinking and other alcohol use disorders. MicroRNA lowers levels of protective protein in a brain region important for the development of alcohol addiction.

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  6. Local non-profits, services share Fluvanna pros and consRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fluvanna Review

    In order to promote all the positives about life in Fluvanna, members of the community have joined with county officials in launching a Market Fluvanna campaign. As a part of this effort, several leaders of non-profit organizations and people-oriented services agreed to answer questions about their county.

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  7. Bogus recycling bins help identify drinking patterns among low-income seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Science Daily

    Substance abuse is the fastest growing health concern for older adults. New findings show that drinking levels are high enough to be concerning and tend to spike around the times older adults receive their social security checks.

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  8. Child's poor decision-making skills can predict later behavior problems, research showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Science Daily

    Children who show poor decision-making skills at age 10 or 11 may be more likely to experience interpersonal and behavioral difficulties that have the potential to lead to high-risk health behavior in their teen years, according to a new study. Children who show poor decision-making skills at age 10 or 11 may be more likely to experience interpersonal and behavioral difficulties that have the potential to lead to high-risk health behavior in their teen years, according to a new study from Oregon State University psychology professor.

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  9. DEA launching Arizona prescription drug crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    PHOENIX - The federal Drug Enforcement Administration is launching a new initiative in Arizona to crack down on the illicit sale and use of prescription drugs. The new DEA initiative will include efforts to stop the diversion of narcotic pain medications from legitimate uses.

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  10. Euless, TX Teenagers Can Call New Helpline for Addiction Recovery Advice and GuidanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Euless, TX adolescents who are struggling with a serious addiction to drugs and alcohol are in luck because there is a new hotline service offering help. By contacting the Troubled Teen Helpline for Euless, TX at 305-2377, anyone can get receive expert advice and guidance into which youth rehabilitation clinic with certified addiction counselors can help them achieve sobriety.

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  11. Hay House Announces The Official Release of Recovery 2.0: Move Beyond Addiction and Upgrade Your LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    Hay House is pleased to announce the official release of Recovery 2.0: Move Beyond Addiction and Upgrade Your Life written by the highly esteemed Tommy Rosen, leader in the field of Yoga & Recovery. This book is meant to help readers of all kinds end their addictions and thrive in a life of recovery.

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  12. For prescription drug addiction treatment, buprenorphine maintenance trumps detoxificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Medical News Today

    For treating patients with prescription opioid dependence in primary care, buprenorphine maintenance therapy is superior to detoxification, according to a new study by Yale School of Medicine researchers published in the Oct. 20 issue of JAMA Internal Medicine. Prescription opioid dependence has been increasing for the last 15 years and now surpasses heroin dependence.

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  13. Drugs worse danger to Ohio than Ebola scareRead the original story

    Tuesday | Marietta Times

    During a visits to parts of Ohio recently, Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, discussed an epidemic that makes Ebola look tame in comparison. It is the plague of drug abuse that kills hundreds of Ohioans every year.

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  14. From the Daily: UHS health surveyRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Michigan Daily Online

    On Oct. 15, University Health Service published the National Health Assessment Survey , a study that looks at general health indicators of the student body. The results of this survey provide a useful tool for identifying positive and negative health trends of University students.

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  15. Stemming the Rising Tide of Heroin AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Psychology Today

    ... o heroin to feed their addiction when prescription pills are unavailable. We need to treat the core cause of drug addiction and make treatment services widely available, not stigmatize those who are suffering.

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  16. St. Charles County launches heroin resistance program for teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY Heroin use is a growing epidemic in the U.S. and use among middle and high school aged students is on the rise. St. Charles County prosecutors are taking a proactive measure to expose middle school students to the deadly consequences heroin can have, even after just one use.

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  17. 'Massapequa Takes Action' to Promote Anti-Drug AwarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Patch.com

    As headlines on heroin addiction splash across the media - heightening parents' fears and concerns on how to protect their children - there's one centralized place where parents can turn for information and resources on how to keep their children safe. Massapequa Takes Action is a group that connects school, parents and community to help parents like you get the education you need to better guide children away from risky behaviors.

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  18. GSU students serve 'mocktails,' infoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness week is Oct. 20 - 24, and Georgia Southern University's Office of Alcohol & Other Drugs Programs has a variety of student events planned throughout the week to bring attention to the serious public health issues posed by excessive drinking among college students. "We hope that the events of the week will motivate students to drink responsibly, set healthy limits and never drive while under the influence of alcohol," said Nicole Withers, administrative coordinator.

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  19. UIC nursing professor lauded for substance abuse researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | PressReleasePoint

    Tonda Hughes, an internationally recognized researcher on women's mental health and substance abuse at the University of Illinois at Chicago's College of Nursing, has been selected to receive the Betty Ford Award from the Association of Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse. The award is given to an individual who has made a significant impact on the field of alcohol and drug abuse, particularly in regards to women's issues, substance abuse education and recovery.

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  20. Manipulating a "Cocaine Engram" in MiceRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | CiteULike

    The Journal of Neuroscience , Vol. 34, No. 42. , pp. 14115-14127, doi:10.1523/jneurosci.3327-14.2014 Experience with drugs of abuse produces powerful, long-lasting memories that may be important in the development and persistence of drug addiction.

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