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Teachers Need Addiction Help Too – Don’t Let Your Kids Depend on Them

Posted under Adderall, Addiction Help, Alcohol, Drug Addiction, Drug Rehab, GHB, Heroin, Ritalin, Young People

You would think that schools would be a relatively safe place when it comes to drugs and alcohol. At the very least, you would expect that if you can educate and protect your kids from other kids who drink and take drugs, and sell them, you wouldn’t have much to worry about. And if you more…

Drug News: December 11, 2011

Posted under Alcohol News, Drug News

PRESCRIPTION DRUGS – USA Prescription drug addiction skyrocketed 430% over past decade; Drug rehab for painkiller abuse soars – New York Daily News The increase is even more pronounced given that over the same time period the overall rate of substance-abuse-related admissions to rehab facilities has flatlined. HEROIN – USA Heroin industry growing in Arizona more…

Alcohol Rehab Could Prevent One in Five Deaths from Injury

Posted under Alcohol, Treatment

Why do parents worry when their kids are drinking? For the most part, it’s either because their kids change when they drink and become somewhat obnoxious, or because they’re afraid they’re going to drink and drive or get into a brawl. All very good reasons for finding out how to get them the addiction help more…

Drug News: December 4, 2011

Posted under Alcohol News, Drug News

DRUG REHAB – USA Everyone Gets The Lindsay Lohan Treatment w/ White House Drug Policy – Politic 365 Conventional, progressive-thinking wisdom is that alcohol and drug abuse is a disease that should be responded to in a humane way. It entails the thinking that sending folks to treatment may be a better option than locking more…

Addiction Help for Meow, Meow? Yes, It Is Addictive.

Posted under Addiction Help, Drug Rehab

Until now, the new designer drug, Meow Meow (mephedrone) was not considered addictive. It was just one of the many club drugs that people take when they’re out ‘having fun’. But according to a new study, that’s definitely not the case. In fact, more than one third of the people who use Meow Meow should more…

Drug News: November 27, 2011

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DRUG REHAB – USA Treatment, Not Jail, For Low Level Drug Crimes – NPR A pilot program in Seattle, Wash., and surrounding King County allows some low-level drug offenders to go to rehabilitation programs instead of prison. Guest host Tony Cox speaks with King County’s sheriff, a public defender and a member of the Seattle more…

Should Addiction Help Facilities Occupy Wall Street?

Posted under Addiction Help, Cocaine, Drug Addiction, Prescription Drugs

Why did Wall Street need bail-outs? Would you trust an industry or profession in which 90% of the workers either used cocaine or accepted it? Well, that’s exactly what the Drug Enforcement Agency found in an undercover drug operation in Wall Street. Maybe if more of these guys got the addiction help they need, things more…

Drug News: November 20, 2011

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PRESCRIPTION DRUGS – USA Prescription drug abuse kills more than heroin and cocaine – WAFF ‎ The Centers for Disease Control reports prescription drug overdoses account for more deaths than heroin and cocaine combined. PRESCRIPTION DRUGS – USA Special grand jury to probe doctor shopping – Newsday ‎ A special grand jury will be empaneled more…

Drug News: November 13, 2011

Posted under Alcohol News, Delaware, Drug News

METHAMPHETAMINE – USA Methamphetamine tied to schizophrenia: What explains link? – CBS News Can crystal meth cause madness? Maybe so. Heavy use of methamphetamine is associated with an increased risk for schizophrenia, Canadian researchers say. HEROIN – USA Heroin takes heavy toll on users – Seattle Today Ann Seebeck of Kirkwood visits a tree planted more…

New Drug – Meow Meow – Like Ecstasy, But Also Addictive

Posted under Addiction Help, Drug Rehab, Ecstasy

Meow meow – the chemical name is mephedrone – is one of the new so-called designer drugs. It’s very popular in Australia (where it originated), New Zealand, the UK and Europe. I’m surprised no one is making it in the U.S. It’s bound to happen soon. And plenty of people are going to need addiction more…

Drug News: November 6, 2011

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DRUG ADDICTION – USA Teens Getting High on Sonic Drugs – First Coast News It may sound far-fetched, but websites are selling sonic drugs. The websites claim that by listening to specific frequencies, you can get the same effect as if you actually took recreational, prescription and hallucinogenic drugs. DRUG REHAB – USA Suncoast Rehab more…

The Loss of Amy Winehouse – Why Didn’t Addiction Help Work for Her?

Posted under Addiction Help, Drug Rehab

I heard a radio spot yesterday on public radio. An interview with Tony Bennett, who recently made an album with a number of other singers, including Amy Winehouse. He discussed her untimely death, and said that of all the singers he runs into and works with, Amy really had a gift. But despite her many more…

Drug News: October 30, 2011

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PRESCRIPTION DRUGS – USA Arrests mark U.S. prescription drug abuse crackdown – Reuters U.S. authorities arrested 22 people in Florida on Friday, including pharmacists and doctors, in a crackdown against prescription drug abuse that officials say is the nation’s fastest growing drug problem. PRESCRIPTION DRUGS – USA Tennessee drug task force waging lonely war on more…

Drug News: October 23, 2011

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DRUG ADDICTION – USA Mother recounts son’s synthetic drug addiction – The Daily News Journal Wyant’s son, 20-year-old Dylan Evans, is currently recovering in a drug rehab facility from a year-long addiction to Molly’s Plant Food that ended with Evans overdosing on prescription medication. DRUG REHAB – THAILAND Drug rehab programme attracts 500 applicants on more…

Get Addiction Help – Don’t Take Your Chances with the Justice System

Posted under Addiction Help, Drug Rehab

One of the consequences of taking drugs and using alcohol is having to take your chances with the justice system. Unfortunately, it’s not always just. Being caught smoking marijuana and going to court-ordered drug rehab is a good thing – compared to other possibilities – but things aren’t always that simple. And the things that more…

School Program Reduces Alcohol Abuse by 50 Percent

Posted under Addiction Help, Alcohol

Statistics show that kids whose parents really educate them on the dangers of alcohol are 50 percent less likely to drink. A new program in two Seattle high schools is showing that education in schools can have the same effect – their alcohol education program reduced the number of kids who drink by 50 percent. more…

Drug News: October 16, 2011

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MARIJUANA – USA Pot smoking may more than double crash risk – USA Today Drivers who get behind the wheel after using marijuana run more than twice the risk of crashing compared to others, a new study finds. DRUG REHAB – USA 30 Days in a Drug Rehab: A Shortchange, Not a Shortcut – San more…

Be Alert to and Get Addiction Help with New 'Party Drugs'

Posted under Addiction Help, Drug Rehab, Prescription Drugs

A 24-year-old guy died in England recently after having intentionally ‘overdosed’ on a ‘party drug’ to which he was ‘addicted.’ Why are all those words in quotes? Because there was actually no ‘party drug’, and no ‘overdose.’ What he actually did was take gamma butyrolactone (GBL) – a solvent used as paint stripper and to more…

Be Alert to and Get Addiction Help with New ‘Party Drugs’

Posted under Addiction Help, Drug Rehab, Prescription Drugs

A 24-year-old guy died in England recently after having intentionally ‘overdosed’ on a ‘party drug’ to which he was ‘addicted.’ Why are all those words in quotes? Because there was actually no ‘party drug’, and no ‘overdose.’ What he actually did was take gamma butyrolactone (GBL) – a solvent used as paint stripper and to more…

Drug News: October 9, 2011

Posted under Alcohol News, Drug News

ALCOHOL/DRUG ADDICTION – USA Alcoholism, Drug Addiction Among Seniors Expected To Triple By 2020 – Huffington Post The aging boomer population — which is now facing financial strain, job loss, declining health, and grieving the death of a parent — has some addiction experts concerned. PRESCRIPTION DRUGS – USA Misuse of legal drugs increasing – more…

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