1.Grocery Store Hires Homeless Woman Who Slept In Their Parking Lot
A grocery store in Tennesee, USA, has hired a homeless woman who used to sleep in their parking lot. According to Fox News, a Kroger supermarket outlet in Nashville took a chance on LaShenda Williams almost a year ago.
2.The Editorial Board: Prude’s death underscores need to redefine police...Read More
The statistics of drugs in the United States are staggering. According to a study from the US Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 112,085,000 Americans aged 12 or over report having used an unlawful medication at any rate once in their life.. According to the national institute on statistics on drug use in america, 46.1 % of the...Read More
1.Opiate-addicted pharmacist sentenced to prison after relatives describe his theft of pain medication from terminally ill cancer patients
Carl Mancini was accused of an elaborate scheme to steal – and conceal the theft of – powerful morphine-derivative narcotics while working in Cromwell for Option Care Health, which prepares intravenous pain management infusions for patients...Read More
1.White House Drug Czar visits El Paso
EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — James Carroll, the director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, was on the U.S.-Mexico border on Wednesday where drug seizures are up for the year.
2.Border district Fatehabad fights the tough fight against drugs amid steady trickle of heroin and tablets
The police...Read More
1.Mother, 52, reveals how she overcame a 25 year addiction to prescription painkillers
A mother has revealed how she overcame an addiction to painkillers that spanned a quarter of a century.
2.New West group launches online addiction recovery program for seniors
A New Westminster-based addiction recovery group is finding new ways to support seniors in the face...Read More
1.The New Fight to Hold Purdue Pharma and the Sacklers Accountable for the Opioid Crisis
Victim advocates fear that bankruptcy will shield the drug maker from justice, but they’re not giving up.
2.Long Island Officials Lobby Congress For Funding To Help Recovering Addicts
Long Island elected officials were in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday to advocate for federal...Read More
1.Traditional PTSD therapy doesn’t trigger drug relapse People with addiction aren’t getting effective treatment for PTSD due to incorrect presumptions
Researchers have now demonstrated that behavior therapy that exposes people to memories of their trauma doesn’t cause relapses of opioid or other drug use, and that PTSD severity and...Read More
Making the decision to enter into a Florida drug rehab is definitely not an easy one, but it is nonetheless an important decision that will end up affecting the rest of your life. Especially here at Treatment Alternatives, you will only receive the best possible care for your substance abuse addiction, and will be set up with an aftercare program that will ensure your continued sobriety...Read More
Worried about alcohol or substance use during the coronavirus epidemic? Before you decide to use alcohol or another substance, talk free with a Recovery Coach. It’s a scary time. Everything is different. Lots of things are stressful now:
You have to stay home and not go out.
You can’t meet with friends
You worry you’ll get sick or get someone else sick.
You can’t meet in-person with...Read More
For those who have been in recovery at you can most likely attest to the fact that your life used to revolve around using and where your next fix was going to come from. When dealing with a drug dependency for so many years, making the choice to get Florida addiction treatment and sober up can seem like one of the most terrifying decisions in the world.
While making the decision to enter...Read More