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Drug News: July 21, 2012

Posted under Alcohol News, Drug News

DRUG REHAB – USA Drug rehab center in Thailand shows out British rocker Pete Doherty, says he wouldn’t commit – Washington Post Troubled British rocker Pete Doherty was asked to cut short his one-month stay at a high-end drug rehabilitation center in Thailand because he would not forswear his desire for drugs, an official at more…

Parents Fined for Hosting Underage Drinkers

Posted under Alcohol

Millions of parents facilitate underage drinking. Even if they disagree with kids drinking, they will still host get-togethers in their home thinking that the kids are going to drink anyway, and it’s safer to do it in the home. Although there’s definitely some truth to that, the younger kids are when they start drinking, the more…

Drug News: July 15, 2012

Posted under Alcohol News, Drug News

PRESCRIPTION DRUGS – USA Texas prosecutor lets Ryan Leaf continue drug rehab in Montana – BCSports Ryan Leaf will continue his drug rehab in Montana after a Texas prosecutor agreed to rescind his pending extradition to Texas. Leaf is currently serving a 15-month sentence with the Montana Department of Corrections for breaking into homes and more…

How To Choose Addiction Help Services

Posted under Addiction Help, Alcohol, Drug Addiction, Drug Rehab, Treatment

If someone you care about is on drugs or drinking too much and you want to get help for them, how do you know where to go and what to do? There are literally thousands of centers that offer addiction help and, depending on where you live, there may be anywhere from 5 to 25 more…

Drug News: July 8, 2012

Posted under Alcohol News, Drug News

DRUG REHAB – USA ‘Celebrity Rehab’s Dr Drew accused of accepting money from drug firm – Digital Spy Dr Drew Pinsky has been accused of accepting money from a drug firm. Pinsky has been charged with taking $275,000 (£177,700) in bribes from the drug company GlaxoSmithKline in exchange for promotion of their products. PRESCRIPTION DRUGS more…

Charlie Sheen Still Needs Addiction Help

Posted under Addiction Help, Alcohol, Drug Addiction, Drug Rehab

In an article today about Charlie Sheen, Charlie said that rehab’s not for him. The chairman of a rehab facility said, in the article, that Charlie doesn’t need rehab, that he can get better on his own. He also said “Millions of people get over substance use issues on their own, without treatment. Contrary to more…

Drug News: July 1, 2012

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DRUG REHAB – USA Doherty’s rehab stay a PR coup – Celeb News Now – San Francisco Luxury News Earlier this week former Libertines lead singer Pete Doherty cancelled a number of summer festival appearances in the UK via a note on his website, informing fans he was retreating to Thailand’s Cabin Chiang Mai rehab more…

Drug News: June 24, 2012

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DRUG ADDICTION – UK The unbearable loss of my darling Amy: Mitch Winehouse opens up about coping with the devastating loss of his superstar daughter – The Daily Mail My mobile rang. It was Andrew, her security guard. ‘You gotta come home, you gotta come home.’ My world drained away from me. ‘Is she dead?’ more…

Read Mitch Winehouse on Amy – Could This Happen to You?

Posted under Addiction Help, Alcohol, Drug Rehab, Intervention

Mitch Winehouse, Amy’s dad, has written a book: Amy, My Daughter, to be released on June 26, 2012. If anything will convince someone to get their kids addiction help if they’re drinking or taking drugs, this story would do it. But my kid is different, you say? Not so. The same thing can happen to more…

Drug News: June 19, 2012

Posted under Alcohol News, Drug News

DRUG REHAB – USA Terminator 3 actor Nick Stahl ‘missing for four days after checking himself out of rehab – Daily Mail He went missing back in May before entering a rehabilitation facility to address drug and alcohol addiction. And it seems that Terminator 3 star Nick Stahl has once again vanished after checking himself more…

Drug News: June 12, 2012

Posted under Alcohol News, Drug News

DRUG REHAB – USA Courts & Rehab: Some local, state officials at odds over how to treat drug offender – Anniston Star Every year, Calhoun County judges send hundreds of people who plead guilty to drug crimes to in-patient rehabilitation facilities rather than to prison. But judges aren’t just sending these defendants to state-certified programs more…

Study Drugs Running Rampant in High Performance High Schools

Posted under Adderall, Connecticut, Drug Rehab, Morphine, Ritalin

There was an excellent investigative report on study drugs in a recent issue of the New York Times/Herald Tribune. Reading this report, you can really see that these drugs – Adderall, Ritalin, Vyvanse or Focalin, the drugs prescribed for ADD/ADHD but used by students to improve focus and clarity – are becoming epidemic in high more…

How to Convince an Alcoholic to Get Addiction Help

Posted under Addiction Help, Alcohol, Treatment

I would guess that not too many people with an alcohol problem really consider the health consequences of their drinking. In fact, they might not even know about some of the problems alcohol can cause – some of which can even kill them. If you’re trying to get someone to get the addiction help they more…

Drug News: June 3, 2012

Posted under Alcohol News, Drug News

MARIJUANA – USA Efforts to ban synthetic marijuana prove to be difficult – Detroit Free Press Mary Kait Hudson tried synthetic marijuana for the first time last October. The 17-year-old from Lake Orion and her friends bought it from a party store, mixed it with marijuana and smoked it. She began hallucinating and felt like more…

Video Game Helps Doctors Screen for Patients Who Need Addiction Help

Posted under Addiction Help, Drug Addiction, Painkillers, Prescription Drugs, THC

You’ve probably heard of doctor-shopping – going from one doctor to another faking symptoms so you can get a prescription for painkillers (or some other drug.) People do it to support their own habit, and some do it so they can sell the drugs to others. Obviously, anyone who’s doing it to support their own more…

Drug News: May 27, 2012

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DRUG ADDICTION – USA Indiana doctor’s medical license limited after drug rehab – Indianapolis Star A Fort Wayne doctor’s medical license has been placed on indefinite probation after he was charged with leading police on a high-speed chase while on illegal drugs. DRUG REHAB – USA Missing ‘Terminator 3’ actor Nick Stahl tells friends he more…

Student Gets Addiction Help for Adderall; No One Ever Figured out What Caused her Symptoms

Posted under Adderall, Addiction Help, Drug Rehab, Ritalin, THC

Some people, including parents, students and doctors, don’t think of Adderall, or other drugs for the symptoms associated with ADD or ADHD, as addictive. But that is far from the case. Students often wind up needing addiction help to get off them. Here’s the story of one young lady: At 16 years old, she was more…

Drug News: May 20, 2012

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DRUG REHAB – USA Two counties cleared by N.J. Assembly committee to begin drug rehab program for nonviolent offenders – The Star-Ledger Choosing to take small steps first, a panel of lawmakers today approved a watered-down version of Gov. Chris Christie’s plan to make drug treatment mandatory for nonviolent offenders. DRUG ADDICTION – USA Union more…

Kelly Osbourne Regrets Being a Problem to Parents Before She Got Addiction Help

Posted under Addiction Help, Celebrity, Drug Addiction, Drug Rehab, Painkillers, Prescription Drugs

Kelly Osbourne said in a recent interview that she regrets having put her parents, Sharon and Ozzie, through ‘drug hell.’ Kelly was addicted to prescription painkillers for five years and went through three stints in drug rehab before she finally got the addiction help she needed and sorted herself out. Now she’s looking back with more…

Drug News: May 13, 2012

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DRUG REHAB – USA Kelly Osbourne regrets putting parents through drug hell – San Francisco Chronicle ‎ The singer-turned-reality TV star battled an addiction to painkillers for more than five years and she endured three stints in rehab before finally kicking her habit in 2009. She has since managed to turn her life around and more…

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