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  1. Indiana Suspends Ban On Needle Exchanges To Combat HIV OutbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Schedule 2 narcotics Morphine Sulfate, OxyContin and Opana. Liquefied as an injectable, Opana has been connected to a major abuse problem in rural southern Indiana.


  2. Randy Gregory won't go as "high" in the NFL draft...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Husker Corner

    Feb 21, 2015; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Nebraska defensive lineman Randy Gregory talks to the media at the 2015 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports Disclaimer: I'm going to be judging in this article.


  3. Zayn was FIRED from One DirectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | WASH-FM

    Radar Online reports that management read him the riot act. His substance abuse had escalated in recent months.


  4. What's Happening? Easter events, youth symposium on tapRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    The Canon City Recreation District will host the annual Easter Eggstravaganza April 4 at Rouse Park. This event is sponsored by Kwik Stop Food Stores in Canon City, Florence and Penrose.


  5. 'Life throws a lot at you sometimes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | NEWS.com.au

    MAD Men star Jon Hamm has opened up about his private struggle, days after his secret stint in rehab for alcohol abuse was leaked. FROM TV's House of Cards to bestselling novel Gone Girl , thrillers are having their moment.


  6. Sufjan Stevens Comes to GriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Atlantic

    You have to be careful, listening to Sufjan Stevens's new album. One minute, the finger-picked guitars and lullaby vocals blend pleasingly into the background.


  7. Genes, Stress, and Behavior - Is Your Child an Orchid or a Dandelion?Read the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | GNIF Brain Blogger

    Picture a group of children coming to the school for the first time in their life. In this group you will always notice that some children tend to spend the day moping and sulking in a corner of the classroom while other children clearly enjoy the new experience.


  8. Needle Exchanges Are Vital, But There's A Major Stigma Around Them. Here's Why.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Switched

    To combat an outbreak of new HIV transmissions linked to injectable prescription drug abuse, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence issued an executive order today allowing local officials to establish a short-term needle exchange program. Needle-exchange programs, which give people who abuse an injectable drug the opportunity to exchange dirty needles for clean ones without fear of legal consequence, are banned by state law.


  9. In Florida Only 10% of Pregnant Mothers Are Referred to Drug Rehab...Read the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | PRWeb

    As originally reported by Health Day, the rise of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome rates in Florida are alarming state officials; they have recently requested help from the CDC to understand how to curb NAS rates. Harbor Village Detox provides insight.


  10. This is What Happened When I Gave Up SugarRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Food & Wine

    ... brain circuitry as opiates. Gorging on sugar changes those parts of the brain in much the way drug addiction does; cutting off sugar produces similar markers of withdrawal. The good news, after a week or so, was that as my cravings faded and my ...


  11. Chris Christie Says Marijuana Taxes Are Blood Money. Is He Right?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Forbes.com

    I'm a tax lawyer based in San Francisco , but I handle tax matters everywhere. I enjoy untangling a tax mess from the past, disputing taxes with the government or planning taxes for the future.


  12. Brien McMahon Students Spread Message Of Healthy LivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Norwalk Daily Voice

    NORWALK, Conn. The students in Brien McMahon High School's HEART group know what issues their peers are facing and how best to address them, and are using that knowledge to spread substance abuse education and positive messages in Norwalk.


  13. County HIV surge spurs Indiana moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | NWAonline

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence overrode state law and his own anti-drug policies Thursday to authorize a short-term needle-exchange program designed to help contain HIV infections in a rural county where more than six dozen cases have been reported, all of them tied to intravenous drug use. Pence issued an executive order declaring a public-health emergency in Scott County, an economically depressed area about 30 miles north of Louisville, Ky., that has had 79 new infections since December.


  14. Legally high? Teenagers and prescription drug abuseRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Medical News Today

    Legal drugs such as OxyContin now kill more people than heroin and cocaine combined. While awareness of the dangers of illegal drugs has increased, many teens are still ignorant of the significant physical danger posed by legally prescribed drugs, according to a new study in Journal of Public Policy & Marketing.


  15. A Forever Recovery Donates to Canadian Anti-Drug Program "Smart Kids Don't Do Drugs"Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Canada NewsWire

    This educational program focuses on helping many Canadian schools and other drug prevention groups. The monies donated from A Forever Recovery will be used to help deliver a comprehensive, three-phase, preventive drug education program in schools and is aimed toward students in grades 7, 8 and 9. "It is our experience that if kids can be reached with a powerful message in their formative years it will impact on decisions they make regarding substance abuse," commented A Forever Recovery CEO .


  16. Chris Christie: Tax Revenue From Marijuana Is 'Blood Money'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | News Max

    Any tax revenue generated by government-regulated marijuana would be little more than "blood money," New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says. The Republican said Colorado, where recreational marijuana use is legal but strictly regulated, proves the point, the Asbury Park Press reports.


  17. Randy Gregory Tests Positive For Marijuana at NFL Scouting CombineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | I4U Future Technology News

    NFL prospect Randy Gregory tested positive for marijuana at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis last month, per NFL.com. Former Nebraska Cornhuskers defensive end and NFL prospect Randy Gregory tested positive for marijuana at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis last month, per NFL.com.


  18. Major NY State Drug Bust has OC Officials Talking TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Your News Now

    For months the Hudson Line was the Heroin Line. State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says his office busted up a major drug ring, that was funneling heroin from New York City to the Hudson Valley by train.


  19. Governor proposes to cut mental health crisis teams serving Cape, IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | Cape Cod Times

    A union representing human services employees is criticizing a plan by Gov. Charlie Baker's administration to replace state-employed mental health crisis workers on the Cape and Islands with private contractors. Currently, the state Department of Mental Health employs social workers and other professionals who are on call around the clock to deal with psychiatric emergencies in Southeastern Massachusetts involving people who are on MassHealth or who have no insurance.


  20. Randy Gregory fails a drugs test, is it a big...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The big news today is that Nebraska linebacker Randy Gregory failed a drugs test at the combine. He tested positive for marijuana.