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  1. Addiction program offers at-home treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Greenwich Citizen

    At a glance Here are some fast fact about drug addiction and treatment: In 2013, 24.6 million Americans age 12 or older reported they had used illicit drugs within the past month. In the state, about 300,000 in this age group had used drugs in the past month.

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  2. 'Drugs Over Dinner' Tackles Addiction With Engaged ConversationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Switched

    Drug addiction might not seem like normal dinnertime conversation, but for the "Drugs Over Dinner" campaign, it's on the menu. Jamison Monroe, the organization's co-founder and also the founder of teen rehabilitation center Newport Academy, told HuffPost Live on Friday that the group seeks to shed the stigma from drug discourse, a hazard that "prevent[s] people from having a conversation, but also from getting treatment."

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  3. Addiction program offers at-home treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Connecticut Post

    At a glance Here are some fast fact about drug addiction and treatment: In 2013, 24.6 million Americans age 12 or older reported they had used illicit drugs within the past month. In the state, about 300,000 in this age group had used drugs in the past month.

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  4. OAS Anti-Drug Commission to Hold its Biannual Meeting and Parallel Civil Society MeetingRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | PressReleasePoint

    The Inter-American Commission for Drug Abuse Control of the Organization of American States will hold its 57th regular session from April 29 to May 1 at the headquarters of the hemispheric institution in Washington DC. Previously, on Tuesday April 28, representatives of member states will exchange views with civil society at a meeting entitled "Drugs and Development, Prioritizing a Social Integration Approach."

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  5. Carolina Crossroads drug, alcohol rehabilitation center plans July 1 openingRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | BladenOnline

    Saturday morning, volunteers raked and chopped, scrubbed and vacuumed. They were removing four years of dirt, grime and overgrowth from the former Eckerd youth facility.

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  6. Tax Savings To Clear Path For Josh Hamilton's Return To Texas RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Forbes.com

    I am a Tax Partner in WithumSmith+Brown's National Tax Service Group and the founding father of the firm's Aspen, Colorado office. I am a CPA licensed in Colorado and New Jersey, and hold a Masters in Taxation from the University of Denver.

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  7. Why are politicians still referring to marijuana as a gateway drug?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | The Raw Story

    With states legalizing marijuana by popular vote, some politicians, including Boston mayor Marty Walsh and New Jersey governor Chris Christie , are still calling marijuana a gateway drug. The gateway theory argues that because heroin, cocaine and methamphetamine users often used marijuana before graduating to harder drugs, it must be a "gateway" to harder drug use.

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  8. Pot and Slots at the State House - Part IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Bangor Daily News

    This coming Monday, April 27th, there will be an onslaught of bills around marijuana and gambling. Specifically, the Committee on Health and Human Services will see a full day of bills, many of which would further loosen Maine's medical marijuana laws.

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  9. College Kegger: University Gets in on Craft BrewRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Science Daily

    Iced coffee is the perfect way to cool down and perk up. Howdini shows you how to cold brew at home for better tasting coffee at a fraction of the cost.

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  10. Heroin use levels off in U.S., but still highRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | CBS 3 Springfield

    THURSDAY, April 23, 2015 -- Levels of heroin use in the United States have stabilized but are still high, federal officials reported Thursday. In 2013, about 681,000 Americans aged 12 and older said they had used heroin in the past year.

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  11. Q & A with Federal Health Minister on Vancouver's marijuana dispensariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | CBC News

    Federal Health Minister Rona Ambrose is critical of the City of Vancouver's plan to regulate marijuana dispensaries. She spoke to On the Coast's Stephen Quinn about this issue on Friday.

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  12. Angels reach agreement to trade Josh Hamilton to RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | The Maryland Gazette

    In the end, there was no fight. Josh Hamilton could get to go home, and Angels owner Arte Moreno could get to rid his team of the troubled outfielder and save himself a few bucks in the process.

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  13. Drug and Alcohol Rehab New York Invites Older Heroin Addicts To Get Treated After Spike In New YorkRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | Emailwire.com

    New York, NY -- The increasing heroin epidemic generally impacts the youth, however there has been a recent spike of heroin addiction among older adults. According to the National Center for Health Statistics, heroin related deaths in individuals 45 to 64 have essentially quintupled within the past decade.

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  14. Smith: Angels are unforgiving to Hamilton, an admitted addictRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Press-Enterprise

    Now, not playing left field at Angel Stadium, not batting cleanup behind All-Star Mike Trout and future Hall of Famer Albert Pujols and not wearing No. 32 for your Angels is a Josh Hamilton.

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  15. Stunner: Rangers on verge of acquiring Josh Hamilton from AngelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The News-Press

    ... his greatest success, and acknowledged provided an excellent support network as he battled a crippling drug addiction that nearly sidelined his career a decade ago. When Hamilton left the Rangers, he subsequently chided the Dallas-Fort Worth area as ...

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  16. Annual pyjama party helps women battle addictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Windsor Star

    Katie Rocheleau prepares to swing into action with the hula hoop during House of Sophrosyne Signature Event Pajama Party at Fogolar Furlan Club Friday April 24, 2015. Joining the fun were Amber MacKay, left, Katie's grandmother Susan Rocheleau, behind, and Katie's Aunt Kathy Beach, right.

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  17. Josh Hamilton's Rangers Reunion Offers Happy Homecoming After Toxic Angels SagaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | BleacherReport

    He's yet to play a game for the Los Angeles Angels this season, and now he's leaving town. His destination? Arlington, Texas.

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  18. Hassan visits Nashua Community College, calls for continued fight against substance abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Nashua Telegraph

    Gov. Maggie Hassan said nursing students are on the frontlines of the fight against the growing substance abuse challenges in New Hampshire. Hassan, speaking at a Friday morning forum put on by the Nashua Community College nursing class, said students and members of the health care industry have an opportunity to help people understand addiction as a sickness at a time when the state is trying to strength efforts to address prevention and recovery issues.

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  19. Study: Binge Drinking On The RiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    A new report from the American Journal of Public Health says binge drinking is on the rise in the United States, and it's especially prevalent in South Dakota. "We usually rank nationally anywhere from second, third, or fourth in placement as a binge drinking state," Prairie View Prevention Services Director Darcy Jensen said.

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  20. Angels may send Josh Hamilton back to Texas Rangers afer drug relapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Daily Mail

    LA Angels so desperate to cut ties with MLB star Josh Hamilton following drug relapse they may pay $68m to send him to old team The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim are so desperate to rid themselves of Major League Baseball star Josh Hamilton that they might decide to pay almost $70million for him to play for another team. Hamilton, who has a history of substance abuse and admitted to relapsing with drugs and alcohol in February, is going to be sent back to his former team, the Texas Rangers, according to reports.

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