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CITY HALL -- As Staten Island and other New York municipalities continue to battle a drug overdose epidemic, some believe the answer can be found in local communities. "New York is huge, we've got...
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2014/09/16 17:39
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Single Men Anymore Every summer for 27 years, a small tent city has popped up in San Diego. "Stand Down" is a three-day oasis for homeless veterans, with showers, new clothes, hot meals, medical...
2014/09/16 16:19
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Drug and alcohol use among America's teens continues to trend downward, according to new numbers released today by the Department of Health and Human Services. From 2002 to 2013, the average American...
2014/09/15 19:40
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2014/09/14 17:09
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... busy these days. Too busy, according to First Justice Carol A. Erskine, who attributes much of the rise in court involvement with families and children to the opiate abuse crisis. "We have...
2014/09/13 23:23
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... an effort to fight addiction. The Missouri Recovery Network aims to raise awareness about alcohol and drug addiction. According to the organization, many individuals do not receive the...
2014/09/12 20:12
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... he sold illegally obtained prescription painkillers to former hockey player Derek Boogaard of the New York Rangers and the Minnesota Wild before Boogaard died in 2011 of an accidental...
2014/09/12 15:50
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Charges of Driving Under the Influence (DUI) by repeat offenders are increasing in Tennessee, despite new laws and educational efforts to reduce recidivism, according to a new report. Two laws that...
2014/09/12 14:12
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By Staff WriterThird annual forum focuses on dangerous drug trends DOWNTOWN AKRON — With abuse of dangerous drugs growing throughout Ohio, two county agencies are partnering again to offer the third...
2014/09/11 11:29
2014/09/11 11:29
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High levels of drug abuse in one Tshwane community have prompted residents, parents and community leaders to take to the streets. About a thousand residents and members of local nongovernmental...
2014/09/11 08:00
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According to the NSPCC, levels of domestic abuse in Northern Ireland have reached their highest in a decade with police recording 27,628 cases during the past year. The charity is now launching its...
2014/09/11 00:49
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KUALA LUMPUR: Patients as young as 12 have been treated for both substance abuse and mental problems. Cannabis is the most common substance first used and tried, followed by amphetamine-type...
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2014/09/10 22:00
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In recent years there have been almost 300 alcohol-related deaths in the region each year. Between 2003 and 2013, 2,847 people died due to drink. That's triple the amount that lost their lives on the...
2014/09/10 19:39
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Concerned by rising rates of prescription drug abuse, the Drug Enforcement Administration in the United States announced Monday that it would permit consumers to return unused prescription medications...
2014/09/10 10:53
2014/09/10 10:53
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... – despite Government promises to protect the NHS. The amounts given to local councils – for services such as smoking cessation classes, obesity clinics, school nurses and drug and alcohol...
2014/09/09 22:16
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RIVERSIDE - The Board of Supervisors signed off today on the Riverside County Sheriff's and Probation departments' generally favorable responses to a grand jury report identifying how to improve the...
2014/09/09 07:13
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The Boulder County Board of Health on Monday night unanimously approved a resolution to lay off all of the employees at the county's Addiction Recover Centers at 12 a.m. Jan. 5, one minute before...
2014/09/09 00:17
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A database in Kentucky that has tracked potentially dangerous and addictive prescriptions dispensed in the state for the past 15 years has become a national model by helping significantly reduce...
2014/09/08 21:17
2014/09/08 21:17
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Religious Youths Are Less Likely to Experiment with Drugs and Alcohol, Baylor Study Finds Feeling connected to a ‘higher power’ may help overcome peer pressure Available for logged-in reporters...
2014/09/08 14:36
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Coon Rapids played host to the 17th annual Shutting Off the Tap to Teens and Young Adults Conference Aug. 21. Jennifer Sell MatzkePhoto by Olivia Koester Put on by the Minnesota Department of Human...
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