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  1. Drug and Alcohol Interventions: Do They Work?Read the original story

    Wednesday | Psychology Today

    Drug and alcohol interventions, during which loved ones nudge an addict toward treatment, have become so popular that an entire show, Intervention , chronicles the lives of people undergoing interventions and pursuing subsequent treatment.

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  2. Study finds less domestic violence among married couples who smoke potRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Science Blog

    New research findings from a study of 634 couples found that the more often they smoked marijuana, the less likely they were to engage in domestic violence.

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  3. Gateway Embraces Solutions to Heroin Overdose EpidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    According to The Illinois Consortium on Drug Policy, the Chicagoland area has the nation's most severe heroin problem as measured by 2010 emergency room visits-24,360 heroin-related admissions-in comparison, the second highest recorded number of heroin-related emergency room visits was 12,226 in New York City.

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  4. Advocates want to see NFL act on domestic violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NewsOK.com

    Critics of the NFL's arbitrary policy toward domestic violence point to the contrast between the punishments and say it's time for the league to crack down on players who hurt women.

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  5. Gamblers are greedy bird-brains, research findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PhysOrg Weblog

    Researchers, led by Dr Elliot Ludvig of the University of Warwick's Department of Psychology, conducted tests that found that both human gamblers and pigeons were 35% more likely to gamble for high-value than low-value rewards.

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  6. Small rewards might lead to big results in alcohol abstinenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PhysOrg Weblog

    Recovery from alcoholism is notoriously difficult. The satisfaction of a quick drink often trumps the idea of a later reward, such as better health, stronger relationships, and more stability.

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  7. Once-a-month opiate addiction medication met with praise, skepticism in MaineRead the original story

    Wednesday | Bangor Daily News

    Men and women climbing out of the dark hole of opiate addiction visit a recovery center in Augusta once a month for an injection that prevents them from getting high.

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  8. With thanks: Gratitude can win you new friends, study showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PhysOrg Weblog

    Parents have long told their children to mind their Ps and Qs, and remember to say thank you.

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  9. Sheldon wins primary for Florida Attorney GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTLV

    George Sheldon, a one-time top official in the Obama administration, easily defeated state Rep. Perry Thurston on Tuesday in the Democratic primary for attorney general.

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  10. Study finds less domestic violence among married couples who smoke potRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Science Daily

    New research findings from a study of 634 couples found that the more often they smoked marijuana, the less likely they were to engage in domestic violence.

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  11. Collaborative Care Intervention Improves Depression Among TeensRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | Science Daily

    Among adolescents with depression seen in primary care, a collaborative care intervention that included patient and parent engagement and education resulted in greater improvement in depressive symptoms at 12 months than usual care, according to a study.

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  12. Young Children's Sipping/tasting of Alcohol Reflects Parental ModelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2010 | Science Daily

    A new study examines antecedent predictors of childhood initiation of sipping or tasting alcohol.

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  13. New Troubled Teens Gaithersburg Assisting Adolescents With RecoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    Drug and alcohol abuse is a terrible thing in anyone, but it's even worse when a teenager lets things spiral out of control.

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  14. New Troubled Teens Cumberland Assisting Adolescents with RecoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    Troubled Teens Cumberland, a new helpline for adolescent substance abusers, is helping young adults locate a reliable youth rehab facility.

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  15. Study to clarify findings about domestic violence among pot-smoking couplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Medical News

    New research findings from a study of 634 couples found that the more often they smoked marijuana, the less likely they were to engage in domestic violence.

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  16. 4 W.Va. nurses allowed to work amid drug test woesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Marietta Times

    A West Virginia board let four nurses in substance abuse programs return to work despite failing or not taking drug tests, according to a state audit released Tuesday.

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  17. Marijuana petition topic of news conference todayRead the original story

    Tuesday | SeacoastOnline

    Board of Selectmen member Ron Nowell will join backers of a petition supporting the legalization of marijuana in town for a news conference at 2 p.m. today, Aug. 27, in front of Town Hall, according to David Boyer, the state's political director of the national Marijuana Policy Project.

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  18. Synthetic marijuana use on rise in tri-county areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Montgomery Advertiser

    Synthetic marijuana use on rise in tri-county area The drugs, mostly used by teenagers, poses significant health risks Check out this story on montgomeryadvertiser.com: Autauga County Sheriff Herbie Johnson said he has seen the ... (more)

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  19. View CommentsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Clackamas Review

    Starting later this month, Clackamas County Behavioral Health, in collaboration with FolkTime, will offer free Mental Health First Aid classes designed to give youth resources to identify and address mental illness in their peers.

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  20. (NFL) Broncos kicker Prater gets four-game ban over alcohol abuseRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Standard

    Denver Broncos kicker Matt Prater was suspended without pay for the first four games of the upcoming National Football League season Tuesday for violating the NFL substance abuse policy.

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