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  • The Function of Drug Rehab Centers
    on Nov 3, 2010 in Function of Drug Rehab Centers
    Rehab Centers, short for rehabilitation centers, have emerged as the ray of light at the end of a long tunnel for those who are suffering from various kinds of addiction and are unable to get rid of alcohol or drug usage. These centers also provide r...
  • How Does Drug Rehab Work?
    on Nov 3, 2010 in Drug Rehab Work
    When we see someone struggling with drug addiction, we almost automatically know that we want them to get to a drug rehab center. But, are we even sure that we know what we're talking about? Do you actually know what happens in a rehab center or have...
  • TEEN SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND DEVIANT BEHAVIORAnother area that is widely overlooked is teens and their deviant behavior as a result of substance abuse. With so many areas to focus on related to teens with substance abuse issues, the criminal justice system does not appear to have systems in pla...
  • Alcohol as a Substance AbuseWhen we think of drugs related to substance abuse, we think of over-the-counter drugs such as aderall, dextromethorphan (found in cough/cold medicines); ectasy, methamphetines, cocaine and prescription drugs such as oxycontin. The list can go on and...
  • Alcoholism – Comprehensive Overview, Treatments, Complementary And Alternative Therapies
    on Sep 30, 2010 in alcohol addiction.topamax
    Alcoholism - Comprehensive Overview, Treatments, Complementary And Alternative TherapiesGeneralsAs far as the body is concerned, alcohol is a poison. Some of the effects of chronic alcohol consumption include damage to the brain (women may be more vu...
  • Alcoholism – Comprehensive Overview, Treatments, Complementary And Alternative Therapies
    on Sep 30, 2010 in Alcohol Treatment Programs
    Generals As far as the body is concerned, alcohol is a poison. Some of the effects of chronic alcohol consumption include damage to the brain (women may be more vulnerable to chronic alcohol consumption), liver, pancreas, duodenum, and central nervou...
  • Drug addiction is disease, not a social stigma, say experts
    on Sep 28, 2010
    AMRITSAR: The experts and social scientists who participated in the one-day seminar on "Drug Addiction and Youth in Punjab" were of the unanimous view that drug evil could only be eradicated from the society with the active participation of general m...
  • Report ties teen smoking to drug abuse
    on Sep 28, 2010
    Young people who smoke cigarettes are much more likely to use drugs and abuse alcohol than non-smoking youth, a new study says. A study of 15- to 19-year-olds by the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse found a "very strong" association between tobacc...
  • Editorial: Alcohol and Drug Abuse Administration drunk at the wheel
    on Sep 28, 2010
    BALTIMORE - A new audit shows the state agency charged with overseeing substance abuse programs needs treatment — for financial misfeasance, at least. And it's not the first time. Two audits in a row of the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Administration, c...
  • Drug addiction costing billions of dollars
    on Sep 28, 2010
    The fight against drugs comes at a huge cost, but its not even close to what the damage costs are when it comes to drug addiction. Staff Sergeant Ian Sanderson, the RCMP Drug Awareness Coordinator was in Spirit River last week to talk to Central Peac...
  • Judge Hatchett: Child abuse amplified by drug abuse
    on Sep 28, 2010
    Television's Judge Glenda Hatchett said the more we talk about child abuse, the better off we are. She visited Wayne State University yesterday to discuss child abuse and its effect on the community. Phyllis Ivory Vroom, Dean of the Wayne State Uni...
  • Drug-abuse funds coming to state
    on Sep 28, 2010
    Federal drug czar John Walters today is expected to announce a five-year, $14 million grant for emergency rooms and clinics in Denver and southeastern Colorado to identify and help substance abusers before they become addicts. At least one as-yet-un...
  • Make more noise against drug abuse
    on Sep 28, 2010
    Last Thursday night I attended a meeting regarding drug addiction awareness. A small group of mothers with a special bond decided to start up this group (never underestimate the power of a mother). There were approximately 60 people in attendance a...
  • College Students and Substance AbuseWe often focus on high school teens with substance abuse problems however not much attention is given to college age teens. For college students primarily freshmen, the expectation to succeed greatly increases as they enter a 4-year college. The perf...
  • Courtney Love Credits Gibson With Her Drug Addiction Recovery
    on Sep 28, 2010
    New York, NY (AHN) - Noted actress and rock singer, Courtney Love said on Tuesday that Mel Gibson helped her on her road to recovery from drug addiction. The widow of rock legend Kurt Cobain, who has been sober for 15 months, said Gibson showed up un...
  • Abu Dhabi to host global conference on drug addiction
    on Sep 28, 2010
    Abu Dhabi: The emirate will initiate a global campaign against drug addiction when it hosts the first UAE International Conference on Addiction (UICA) next year, officials announced yesterday. With the motto "Yes...to Life", the UICA is organised b...
  • Study Compares Overeating To Drug Addiction
    on Sep 28, 2010
    New York, NY (AHN) - A recent study conducted by a team of Brookhaven National Laboratory researchers says overeating is like drug addiction for obese people. The team performed scans on seven overweight people, and the results showed that the area...
  • TEENS WITH SUBSTANCE ABUSE PROBLEMSThis blog is in regards to teens and the various substance abuse issues they experience in today's society. The pressures for teens have rapidly increased due to an ever growing society that promotes and encourages drug use. Society through media cha...
  • Governor says drug abuse serious concern
    on Sep 28, 2010
    Drug and alcohol misuse among young people are some of the most important challenges facing the country, according to H.E the Governor Stuart Jack. He made his comments at the opening ceremony of the two-day Cayman Against Substance Abuse (CASA) yo...
  • Doherty treated for drug addiction
    on Sep 28, 2010
    BRITISH rock star Pete Doherty, the on-off boyfriend of supermodel Kate Moss, is reportedly being treated for drug addiction at a clinic in Portugal. The 27-year-old Babyshambles frontman will have the drug naltrexone, which reduces the craving for...
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