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  1. School briefs: Woodbury student wins national scholarshipRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Star Tribune

    Eaman Shire, a senior at East Ridge High School in Woodbury , was one of seven Minnesotans named last week as a recipient of a $2,500 National Achievement Scholarship award - an honor given annually to the nation's outstanding black students.


  2. Board honors students for drug abuse awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Mt. Airy News

    Surry County Board Of Education Chairman Earlie Coe , board members Sue Stone and Brian Moser look on as Prescription Drug Abuse Student Task Fo... Surry County Schools Superintendent Dr. Travis Reeves congratulates Central Middle School Receptionist Gaye Cooke for being named April Employee of th... Board Chairman Earlie Coe congratulates David ... (more)


  3. Cocaine and Stimulants Literally Damage Your BrainRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Psychology Today

    Scientists using functional magnetic resonance imaging have discovered impaired neuronal activity in occasional users of stimulant drugs .


  4. Judge provides no clues on ruling in Massachusetts governor's Zohydro banRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Business Journal

    Zohydro, an opioid painkiller made by San Diego-based Zogenix, has put out a pill bottle with a combination lock as one of several measures intended to prevent drug abuse.


  5. Dayton Alcohol Drug Rehab Announces Expansion of Intervention ServicesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | PRWeb

    Dayton Alcohol Drug Rehab is pleased to inform the Dayton area that the facility is now expanding its intervention services for people caught up in the harrowing disease of drug addiction.


  6. Employee engagement builds better companies, stronger communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Denver Post

    Being fully "engaged" at work profoundly influences an employee's willingness to learn and perform, and has real impact on a company's bottom line.


  7. Insurance Recovery LawRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | JD Supra

    Why it matters A Kentucky federal court held that the claimed impact in a suit brought by the West Virginia Attorney General - alleging that the insured pharmaceutical drug distributor was a "pill mill" and played a role in creating widespread drug addiction in the state - was outside of the policyholder's control and therefore the actions of the ... (more)


  8. Kool Living Recovery Opens Its Doors to Help Individuals Battle AddictionRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | SBWire

    Drug and alcohol addiction can be debilitating and has far-reaching consequences on not only the individual who is addicted but also his or her loved ones.


  9. Pot Taxes Won't Be As High As HopedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | MyHighPlains.com

    It's been just three months since marijuana was legalized in Colorado, but economists don't think the state will raise as much in taxes as was hoped.


  10. Bain Capital Has Seen the Economy's Future, and It Is Heroin AddictsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Gawker

    ... its medical arm, suggests the firm is going long on America's jones for needles: Heroin and prescription drug addiction is "a giant problem in Boston; it's a giant problem across the country,'' said General Barry R. McCaffrey, who served as drug ...


  11. The Irrawaddy: Making opium (and the past) go awayRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Burmanet

    Mong La's opium museum has to be one of the more interesting institutions created during the days of Myanmar's State Law and Restoration Council .


  12. Study says we're over the hill at 24Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | PhysOrg Weblog

    It's a hard pill to swallow, but if you're over 24 years of age you've already reached your peak in terms of your cognitive motor performance, according to a new Simon Fraser University study.


  13. NY Senate task force on opiate addiction to meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    A legislative task force is continuing its review of ways to address the rise in heroin and opioid abuse.


  14. Are Mexican Drug Cartels 'Marketing' Heroin to Pain-Killer Addicts in St. Louis?Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | River Front Times

    A Washington Post article this week reported on the rise of heroin coming into the United States and mentions Mexican drug traffickers' "shrewd marketing strategy": targeting areas where prescription-drug abuse is high, including St. Louis.


  15. Sandusky County-Mental health board seeks levy for servicesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Press

    In Sandusky County, voters will again face a levy request by the Mental Health and Recovery Services Board on the May 6 primary ballot.


  16. Drug prevention workshops plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Two workshops will be held this month in Carteret County to help parents and other adults spot teen drug and alcohol use and provide skills to help prevent abuse.


  17. NIDA Grant Fuels Cloud-Based Predictive Software for Addiction TreatmentRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Health Data Management

    AMA Gives 9 Reasons for Caution on Using Medicare Physician Data : Medicare has publicly posted 2012 Part B payment information on more than 880,000 physicians and other billable professionals in all 50 states.


  18. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | North Country Now

    The new state budget includes several measures to aid in senior care and to protect patients and caregivers, according to a statement from Assemblywoman Addie Russell, D-Theresa.


  19. Mountainside Reminds Patients about Deducting Addiction: Writing Off...Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | PRWeb

    As our patients regain their health, they're more interested in moving forward than looking back.


  20. Medicaid ruling costly to state's mentally illRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Journalgazette.net

    Now that the Obamacare registration period is over, and as soon as Kathleen Sebelius' replacement is in office, perhaps the nation can get serious about rectifying the most egregious failure of the Affordable Care Act.