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One of These 5 Things Will Kill You

One of These 5 Things Will Kill You
Using National Vital Statistics System mortality data from 2008–2010, the CDC looked at the number of observed deaths from heart disease, cancer, chronic lower respiratory diseases, stroke, and unintentional injuries. Using the three states …. But …
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Illinois State Police conduct 'Heroin Highway' operation
She said she was convicted twice of felony heroin possession, in 2009 and 2012, and regularly used the drug until she stopped about five months ago following rehab. Last week, though, she got a “craving” and started up the habit again. The woman said …
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Barbara Lombardo: Could heroin be this generation's crack cocaine?
… treatment, drug courts, law enforcement and bipartisan legislative support. Also, to effectively assess and address the problem, more up-to-date statistics are needed. National … At a press event covered Tuesday by reporter Danielle Sanzone …
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Narconon Freedom Center Holds Easter Celebration

Narconon Freedom Center Holds Easter Celebration
Narconon Freedom Center drug rehab center holds annual Easter celebration dinner for clients and families at facility. (PRWeb May 06, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/05/prweb11823253.htm
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Next stop for Rob Ford _ rehabilitation center
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford leave his home early Thursday May 1, 2014, in Toronto. Ford will take an immediate leave of absence to seek help for alcohol, he said, as a report surfaced about a second video of the mayor smoking what appears to be crack cocaine.
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NYU Langone Medical Center Establishes Office of Therapeutics Alliances to Accelerate Drug Discovery
NYU Langone Medical Center has established a new drug discovery accelerator, the Office of Therapeutics Alliances . OTA is an innovative, nimble program that advances the disc
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Vermont Fights Drug Crimes With Treatment, Not Jail

Vermont fights drug crimes with treatment, not jail
Vermont State Police confiscated heroin, crack cocaine and marijuana during a 2011 traffic stop in Rutland. / Free Press file By the numbers Vermont lawmakers are poised to adopt sweeping standards for a statewide diversion program to get some offenders into drug treatment and out of the judicial system.
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Port St. Lucie residents looking at ways to fight proposed Torino Treatment Center
Port St. Lucie residents opposed to the proposed Torino Treatment Center are looking at ways to block it from being built.
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Bristol Crown Court: 'No Second Chance' Warning to Sneak Thief

Bristol Crown Court: 'No second chance' warning to sneak thief
A DRUG addict who stole from his mother to buy crack cocaine and heroin has been offered drug rehabilitation assessment.
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Holder will call for reduced sentences for low-level drug offenders
Effort to reduce prison population is part of attorney general’s mission to reform criminal justice system.
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State Officials Rethinking Approach to Substance Abuse Treatment – WBUR

State Officials Rethinking Approach To Substance Abuse Treatment – WBUR

State Officials Rethinking Approach To Substance Abuse Treatment
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BOSTON — Leaders across the branches of state government are in broad agreement that the state needs to increase access to mental health and substance abuse treatment, with many saying there is a deficit of services and a lack of insurance coverage to 

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Brazil considers compulsory drug rehabilitation law — Brazilian authorities are considering a law which would make treatment compulsory for crack cocaine users in Rio de Janeiro, ahead of the 2014 football World…


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Rehabilitation: A Societal Issue?

Rehabilitation: A societal issue?
Approximately 53 percent of state and 45 percent of federal inmates meet criteria for drug dependence and abuse ("Drug use and," 2006); 56 percent of state, 45 percent of federal, and 64 percent of jail inmates as of 2005 were diagnosed with a …
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Columbia recovery house keeps former inmates on the straight and narrow
At a weekly Bible study, more than one resident spoke of the temptation to "feed the flesh," a nod to the struggle with addiction to drugs, alcohol, sex or even video games among the residents. When one resident thanked another for teaching him … In …
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