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  1. Las Cruces Public Schools: Safety is paramount with OTC medicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Silver City Sun-News

    Over-the-counter medication accidental overdoses and drug abuse is on the rise. Since 2000, there has been a four-fold increase in the abuse of cold medicine.

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  2. American Indian tribes to discuss legal pot at conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    American Indian tribes wrestling with whether to legalize marijuana have scheduled a national conference on the topic next month in Washington state. Organizer Robert Odawi Porter, a tribal law expert and former president of Seneca Nation in New York, says there's been a lot of discussion among tribes since the Justice Department announced in December that it would allow them to grow and sell marijuana.

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  3. School-wide prevention program lowers teen suicide riskRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Reuters

    After a school-based prevention program, European teenagers were about half as likely to attempt suicide or to feel suicidal, a new study shows. Danuta Wasserman, a professor of psychiatry at the Karolinska Institute in Sweden, said the program was likely successful because students "felt that the power of mastering their feelings, coping with stress and choosing solutions was in their hands and not decided or forced by adults."

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  4. Feds spent $7M for anti-drug ads last fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | GlobalNews

    Newly released figures show the Conservative government spent more than $7 million on a 12-week anti-drug advertising campaign that ended earlier this month. That's more money than Health Canada spent advertising all its programs and services combined in the previous 2013-14 fiscal year.

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  5. AA Co executive wants to eradicate heroin useRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh on Tuesday announced an executive order, declaring a county-wide heroin public health emergency, and directing county agencies to use "all best efforts" to eradicate the use of heroin in the county. "While we will not win this war overnight, we must act now by taking steps to turn the tide of heroin abuse in our county," Schuh said.

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  6. UF study of drug users finds people with ADHD started using at younger ageRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | University of Florida News

    Adults with a history of ADHD who use drugs started using substances one to two years earlier than those with no ADHD history, according to a new University of Florida study. "The take-home message of this study shouldn't be that children with ADHD are more likely to become drug users, rather, seemingly 'normal' teenage behavior, such as experimenting with tobacco or alcohol use, may occur at younger ages for individuals with ADHD and so this might serve as a red flag for an accelerated gateway to illicit drug use."

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  7. Conservative government's anti-drug advertising blitz last fall cost $7 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Nanaimo Daily News

    Newly released figures show the Conservative government spent more than $7 million on a 12-week anti-drug advertising campaign that ended earlier this month. That's more money than Health Canada spent advertising all its programs and services combined in the previous 2013-14 fiscal year.

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  8. Anti-drug ad blitz cost government $7 million, documents showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | CBC News

    The taxpayer-funded TV and Internet ads by Health Canada ran parallel to a partisan radio ad campaign, paid for by the Conservative party, that attacked Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau over his promise to legalize marijuana. channel) Newly released figures show the Conservative government spent more than $7 million on a 12-week anti-drug advertising campaign that ended earlier this month.

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  9. Courtney Love: Kurt Cobain Just Wanted To Reach $3 Million And Become A Full-Time Junkie [News]Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Collider 's review of the first fully authorized Kurt Cobain documentary " Montage of Heck " revealed several fresh details regarding Nirvana frontman's mental issues and drug abuse. Branding the part of the movie that focuses on Courtney Love the "most enlightening section of the film," the reviewer noted: "The Hole frontwoman quickly gained a controversial reputation when she became romantically involved with Kurt, as many fans blamed her for pulling him further and further into a drug-filled haze.

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  10. Minister Ambrose participates in national dialogue on addiction recovery in CanadaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Sys-Con Media

    ... to develop innovative approaches to treating and rehabilitating those with illicit and prescription drug addiction who pose a risk to themselves and the community. over five years to expand the focus of its National Anti-Drug Strategy from illicit ...

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  11. Bell Let's Talk Day: a Q&a with Dr. Raj Bhatla, The Royal's chief of psychiatryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Canada.com

    For the fifth Bell 'Let's Talk Day,' the Citizen sat down with Dr. Raj Bhatla, psychiatrist-in-chief and chief of staff of the Royal Ottawa Health Care Group. Bhatla did his undergraduate work at Harvard University and his medical degree at McGill University.

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  12. Four Former U.S. Drug Czars to Participate in Special Panel Discussion on Drug Policy in AmericaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | PRWeb

    Four former U.S. "Drug Czars" will take part in a once-in-a-lifetime panel discussion about our nation's drug policies. The panel, entitled "Our Nation's Drug Policy: Past, Present and Future," will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015 at Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America's 25th Annual National Leadership Forum, the nation's largest and premier training event for substance abuse prevention and treatment professionals and researchers that brings together more than 2,500 community and state leaders from across the country.

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  13. Dr. Carol Francis Guest on To The Stars Through Adversity with Radio...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | DVDCreation Reviews

    Dr. Carol Francis works the magic of evolving lives as a Psychologist, Marriage, Family & Child Counselor and Hypnotherapist and discusses many practical tools listeners can use to move past limits, trauma and family history on Svetlana Kim's Radio Podcast live this Friday, January 30, 2015 at 2:00 PCT at this link: . In this newest era, a myriad of tools exist helping eager individuals rise to their next evolved potential.

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  14. Dr. Carol Francis Guest on "To The Stars Through Adversity" with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | PRWeb

    Dr. Carol Francis Guest on "To The Stars Through Adversity" with Radio Show Host Svetlana Kim Discussing How to Evolve Beyond Personal Limits January 30. Psychologist Dr. Carol Francis, author of "Your Soaring Phoenix" and "Evolving Women's Consciousness," discusses practical steps for overcoming limitations of traumatic events, family hardships, and self-doubt on Svetlana Kim's Radio Podcast "To The Stars Through Adversity" at . Regard your current situation and link your unhappiness to what you need to DO to create a change, any change.

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  15. Former Syracuse All-American and NFL Quarterback Don McPherson Talks...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Gannon University Athletics

    Former Syracuse All-American and NFL quarterback Don McPherson delivered a powerful message to Gannon student-athletes and staff members. ERIE, Pa.

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  16. NMS Labs Recognizes An Increase In Heroin And Fentanyl UseRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | BioSpace

    In recent years there has been a sharp rise in heroin use and heroin overdoses. According to recent data from the National Institute on Drug Abuse , a rise in heroin abuse in the United States has been associated with an increase in fatal overdoses.

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  17. Pediatricians' Group Opposes Legal MarijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Philly.com

    Marijuana shouldn't be legalized because of the potential harm it can cause children and teens, the American Academy of Pediatrics says. However, the group's updated policy statement does support the compassionate use of marijuana for children with debilitating or terminal illnesses.

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  18. People with ADHD Started Using Drugs at Younger AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Health News Digest

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Adults with a history of ADHD who use drugs started using substances one to two years earlier than those with no ADHD history, according to a new University of Florida.

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  19. Abuse-Deterrent Opioid Formulations: Purpose, Practicality, and ParadigmsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Pharmacy Times

    Jeffrey Fudin, BS, PharmD, DAAPM, FCCP, graduated from Albany College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences with a bachelor's degree and PharmD. He is a Diplomate to the American Academy of Pain Management, a Fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy, and a member of several other professional organizations.

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  20. Re: People can reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | InformationWeek

    I know we're getting a bit off of the deflategate subject but we're tracking along the management of high performers subject so I won't feel too bad about posting this. Yes there recently was a very public issue with steroid use in baseball, truth be told it's probably still going on people are just being smarter about it at the moment.

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