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  1. New Study: Teen Drug and Alcohol Use Declining - Suncoast...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | PRWeb

    A recent survey of the nation's teenagers has reported that the use of cigarettes, alcohol and drugs by teenagers is on the decline - a trend which Suncoast Rehab maintains could be a strong indication that anti-drug messages are getting through to the younger generation. It is vital that parents take a proactive approach and maintain an open dialogue about the harms of drug and alcohol abuse with their kids.

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  2. First successful organ donation from newborn carried out in UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Science Daily

    The very first successful organ donation from a newborn carried out in the UK is has been reported. The donation involved the kidneys, which were transplanted into a patient with renal failure, and liver cells , which were transfused into a further recipient.

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  3. New 'microcapsules' have potential to repair damage caused by osteoarthritisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Science Daily

    A new 'microcapsule' treatment delivery method could reduce inflammation in cartilage affected by osteoarthritis and reverse damage to tissue, scientists report. A new 'microcapsule' treatment delivery method developed by researchers at Queen Mary University of London could reduce inflammation in cartilage affected by osteoarthritis and reverse damage to tissue.

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  4. Immunotherapy inhibits heroin effects in research animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Science Daily

    Immunotherapy could have a place in the treatment of substance abuse in the future. A specific antibody can reduce the acute effects of heroin, according to a new experimental study.

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  5. Jeremy Kyle: Mother breaks down over worries she'll have to BURY ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... episode of the drama-filled show , Jeremy invited Gemma on stage where she admitted having suffered from drug addiction in the past, but claimed she had been clean for three years - other than one relapse. Victoria cried as she described finding ...

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  6. One Feature Consulting and Senecas Strong to Deliver 'Condition...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | PRWeb

    One Feather augments the Senecas Strong movement to provide Seneca Indian communities with discreet access to substance abuse hotline and trained counselors; the collaboration also provides strategic planning for community outreach support to prompt healthy behavior change. Basing this program on long-held traditions of forgiveness, truth, and healing will go a long way in achieving our main goal: decreasing the drug and alcohol abuse within the community.

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  7. UFC's Jones: 'No room to be cocaine addict'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | ESPN

    UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones , speaking publicly for the first time since it was revealed he tested positive for cocaine, took responsibility for using it late last year but said he has never been more than a recreational user and did not have a drug problem. "I had done it quite a few times in college, I had experimented with it but that's really it.

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  8. Family Time: Teenagers want parents to be involved in their livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Today's changing social environment and confusing messages about drugs and alcohol may be making it even more difficult for teenagers to get their bearings as they move toward adulthood. That is why it is more important than ever for parents to know what is going on in their kids' lives and have the skills to respond to their teens appropriately.

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  9. Indonesia Executes Six on Drug ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | High Times

    Indonesia executed six convicted on drug charges Jan. 17, rejecting last-minute appeals for clemency from international leaders. Four men from Brazil , Malawi , Nigeria and the Netherlands and one Indonesian woman were put to death by firing squad on Nusakambangan Island, off the southern coast of Java.

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  10. A Forever Recovery Adds Resources for Teens & Kids to its WebsiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | PRWeb

    A Forever Recovery, an open-ended drug and alcohol treatment program that gets clients off to a great start and gives them a solid foundation in recovery they can believe in, has added a new "Resources for Teens & Kids" section to its website. A Forever Recovery program is an open-ended drug and alcohol treatment program that gets clients off to a great start and gives them a solid foundation in recovery they can believe in.

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  11. Per Wickstrom Adds New "Alcohol" Section to PerWickstrom.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | PRWeb

    In an effort to help people learn about the dangers of alcohol addiction - or better yet, avoid heading down a path that could lead to alcohol abuse or addiction -- Per Wickstrom has added a new "alcohol" section to his popular blog located at http://www.perwickstrom.com . People who access the alcohol-related posts on my blog can also be assured that the advice and insight always comes from deep sense of compassion and caring.

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  12. Expert hits out at 'failure' to tackle Scotland's drug problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Sunday Herald

    A DRUGS expert has criticised policy-makers for failing to take meaningful action to tackle Scotland's long-standing issue with illicit substances. A DRUGS expert has criticised policy-makers for failing to take meaningful action to tackle Scotland's long-standing issue with illicit substances.

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  13. New Group Hopes to Support Those Affected By AddictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | YourErie

    ... had nowhere to turn. Johnson says it wasn't until after her son died that she became aware of just how much drug addiction is affecting the community. Now, Johnson is teaming up with Father Shawn Clerkin to create a place where people battling ...

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  14. Council slashes drug and alcohol abuse funding A 500,000 in 'pay by results' dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Worcester News

    ... those who are already trapped in addiction need counselling and treatment to get out of their predicament. "Drug addiction damages not only the users but contributes to domestic violence and leads to children being placed in care. Councillor Marcus ...

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  15. New Hampshire drug, alcohol treatment website startedRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    As the number of heroin-related deaths and hospital visits rise in New Hampshire, health officials have started a website directory for locating drug treatment services in the state. The site, www.nhtreatment.org , was developed to help people in need of alcohol and drug abuse treatment find available service providers.

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  16. Since 2012, authorities track 450 percent rise in heroin-related deaths in LoudounRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Washington Post

    With newly released statistics revealing a dramatic rise in the number of heroin overdoses and deaths in Loudoun in recent years, local authorities are increasingly focused on combating the widespread and deadly trend. According to data released this month, the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office documented 31 suspected heroin overdoses last year, representing a 72 percent increase in heroin overdose cases compared with 2013, and a 288 percent increase compared with 2012.

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  17. Council slashes drug and alcohol abuse funding 500,000 in 'pay by results' dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Droitwich Advertiser

    ... those who are already trapped in addiction need counselling and treatment to get out of their predicament. "Drug addiction damages not only the users but contributes to domestic violence and leads to children being placed in care. Councillor Marcus ...

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  18. Unlocking the teenage brainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Benalla Ensign

    It is also the focus of Melbourne-based child and adolescent psychologist Dr Michael Carr-Gregg's research, which explores the role of technology in young people's lives. Dr Carr-Gregg's just got his feet under the desk at the Young and Well Cooperative Research Centre - a leading international research facility which unites young people with researchers, practitioners and policy makers from more than 75 partner organisations.

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  19. Free Vivitrol therapy starts for Florida opioid addicts ordered to seek treatment.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | St. Petersburg Times

    Once known as the pill-mill capital of the nation, Florida now faces another problem: Helping users kick their addiction to prescription pain pills and other opioid drugs. Now patients under court order to get treatment can get a costly medication for free at a local drug rehabilitation clinic. 1 comment

  20. Awareness of drug problem importantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Daily Herald

    I appreciate your series on "Heroin in the Suburbs" and most especially the courage of Patty and Kent Perry, their daughter Tracy and granddaughters, Jaida, Mikayla and Nevah for sharing their fears and struggles with addiction. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.

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