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  1. AADAP Announces The Grand Opening Of The West Adams WorkSource CenterRead the original story

    Monday | PR Log

    The Grand Opening is scheduled on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. The West Adams WorkSource Center is located at AADAP's corporate headquarters on 2900 S. Crenshaw Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90016. The agency is expecting a large crowd to attend this event.

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  2. Mother's behavior has strong effect on cocaine-exposed childrenRead the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | University at Buffalo

    "Women who use cocaine have a harder time helping their children learn to self-regulate their behavior in the preschool years, which can lead to more negative behavior in kindergarten." BUFFALO, N.Y. It is not only prenatal drug exposure, but also conditions related to drug use that can influence negative behavior in children, according to a new study from the University at Buffalo's Research Institute on Addictions.

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  3. Students pledge to be drug and alcohol freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTVG-TV Toledo

    They came from Greenwood elementary, Jefferson junior high, Whitmer high school and everywhere in between to push one message: live drug and alcohol free. "It's just a really big deal to keep this positive drug free community in Washington Local," Molly Mueller, a school counselor said.

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  4. Federal government launches anti-drug campaign without help from medical groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brandon Sun

    The federal government has kicked off a new anti-drug marketing campaign that was spurned by three of the country's top medical groups due to concerns it was politically motivated. The Conservatives say the new "Preventing Drug Abuse" marketing campaign aims to equip parents with the information and tools to talk to their teenagers about the dangers of marijuana and prescription drugs.

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  5. Marijuana poses too great a risk; Alaska should keep it illegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    With collectively over 60 years of experience in the field of medicine in Alaska, we have grave concerns about and oppose the legalization and commercialization of marijuana in Alaska. When Alaskans face this critical decision in November, it is essential that we all consider the implications to our health, our social service programs, our public safety, our youth and our communities.

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  6. Khloe Kardashin Fight With Kim Kardashian: May Skip Sister's 34th Birthday--ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | International Business Times

    According to reports by Music Times , Khloe Kardashian is looking to patch things up with her ex-Lamar Odom and this has led to uneasiness between her and Kim. It has also been reported that post her break-up with French Montana, Khloe may also shoot for "KUWTK" spin off "Khloe And Lamar," according to further website reports.

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  7. About 550 W.Va. coal miners failed drug testsRead the original story

    Yesterday | WOAY

    In the last two years, more than 550 West Virginia coal miners have temporarily lost their mining certifications because they failed a drug test. State Office of Miner's Health, Safety and Training Eugene White released the numbers to a legislative panel Monday.

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  8. AdWatch: Yes on 46 ad 'playing fast and loose'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    An ad supporting Proposition 46, which would require doctors to be tested for drug and alcohol abuse, is "playing fast and loose with the rules," according to KCRA 3's AdWatch experts. The ad features a doctor from Tennessee, Stephen Loyd, who says he supports drug and alcohol testing because of his personal past.

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  9. Ottawa launches anti-drug campaign without three top medical groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Globe and Mail

    Prescription pills containing oxycodone and acetaminophen are shown in this June 20, 2012 photo. The federal government has kicked off a new anti-drug marketing campaign that was spurned by three of the country's top medical groups- The Canadian Medical Association, the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada- due to concerns it was politically motivated.

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  10. For Prescription Drug Addiction Treatment, Buprenorphine Maintenance Trumps DetoxificationRead the original story

    Monday | Health News Digest

    Prescription opioid dependence has been increasing for the last 15 years and now surpasses heroin dependence. Doctors are also writing more prescriptions for pain management, which has led to higher experimentation and addiction rates, according to lead author David Fiellin, M.D., professor of internal medicine at Yale School of Medicine.

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  11. Alcohol down, marijuana up; Looking at teen drug use in Tippecanoe Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    This week is Red Ribbon Week in Tippecanoe County, a week that focuses on promoting alcohol and drug-free lifestyles to local teens. But as the choices in drug abuse change, so do the lessons.

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  12. DHSS Receives $10 Million Federal Grant for Substance Abuse Prevention Services in Del.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Delaware Department of Health and Social Services' Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health has received a $10 million grant award from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Officials say the grant was awarded for the Partnership for Success program that will provide substance abuse prevention services and programming to Delawareans ages 12 to 25. DHSS says Partnership for Success services will expand on the State's efforts to reduce underage drinking and drug use by minors and young adults.

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  13. Government of Canada Tackles Drug Abuse Among Teens Through New Marketing CampaignRead the original story

    Monday | Canada NewsWire

    In 2012-13, more than 80,000 Canadian kids admitted to using prescription drugs to get high. Smoking marijuana damages teens' developing brains and is harmful to a person's overall health.

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  14. Government anti-drug campaign created without help from medical groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBC News

    Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau was suspicious of Conservative motives earlier this year following reports that Health Canada had approached three doctors' groups to sign on to the campaign. The federal government has kicked off a new anti-drug marketing campaign that was spurned by three of the country's top medical groups due to concerns it was politically motivated.

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  15. GHS junior spearheads plan for anti-drug programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Hartford Courant

    Griswold High School junior Isabel Poole said the local upswing in drug abuse has touched her circle of friends. "I'm concerned about drugs.

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  16. MDCH Launches Website to Address Prescription Drug Misuse and AbuseRead the original story

    Monday | State of Michigan

    LANSING, Mich. The Michigan Department of Community Health has developed a website to increase public awareness of the risks and potential harm associated with misuse of prescription and over-the-counter drugs, and to provide everyday steps individuals can take to address the issue in their families and communities.

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  17. More Read the original story

    Monday | WSJV-TV South Bend

    The Michigan Department of Community Health has developed a website to increase public awareness of the risks and potential harm associated with misuse of prescription and over-the-counter drugs. The website announced Monday includes steps that people can take to address the issue of such drug abuse in families and communities.

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  18. Rosecrance's traveling art exhibit helps parents prevent drug addiction in teenagersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Medical News

    Rosecrance, one of the country's leading teen substance abuse treatment centers, has launched a traveling art exhibit to help parents understand teenagers' points of view about pressures they encounter and how they are faced with the potential to use, and abuse, substances. Developed by teen patients participating in an art therapy program at Rosecrance's adolescent campus in Rockford, IL, "In My Shoes" encourages parents to understand their teen's point of view and actively parent to help teens navigate today's confusing environment.

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  19. County schools chosen for pilot programRead the original story

    Monday | Southwest Times

    Pulaski County is one of three Virginia school divisions chosen for a pilot program to train public school teachers and employees to recognize mental health issues in students and link them with appropriate services. Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Friday afternoon that funding for pilot programs at Pulaski, Montgomery and Fairfax school systems will come from a five-year $9.7 million Project Aware grant from the federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

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  20. LGBT Wellness Roundup: October 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Switched

    Each week HuffPost Gay Voices, in a partnership with bloggers Liz Margolies and Scout , brings you a round up of some of the biggest LGBT wellness stories from the past seven days. For more LGBT Wellness, visit our page dedicated to the topic here .

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