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2014-04-15 08:29:57

CENTER CITY, Minn., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, the nation's largest nonprofit addiction treatment provider, will sponsor the "Recovery 2.0" free online conference May 3-7. The web-based event will present one-on-one, in-depth conversations between yoga teacher and addiction recovery expert Tommy Rosen and a wide variety of recovery and wellness specialists. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140210/DC61972LOGO "The Hazelden...

2014-02-18 12:27:25

CENTER CITY, Minn., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hazelden's Social Community (www.hazelden.org/social) and the newly redesigned Hazelden Bookstore (www.hazelden.org/bookstore), two enhanced features of Hazelden's online resource center (www.hazelden.org), will officially launch today with a lineup of grand opening events and sales, culminating on March 1 with a free online screening of the groundbreaking documentary The Anonymous People. "The new Hazelden Betty Ford...

2014-02-10 12:25:43

CENTER CITY, Minn., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leading addiction treatment providers Hazelden and Betty Ford Center announced today their merger has been approved by government regulators, making the new "Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation" the nation's largest nonprofit treatment organization. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140210/DC61972LOGO) The latest approval came from the California Attorney General. Her approval is the final regulatory hurdle and the...

2011-07-23 00:00:42

Pioneer Of Non 12 Step Model Dr. Akikur Mohammad And His Team Launch Awareness Campaign About Opiate Abuse Malibu, CA (PRWEB) July 22, 2011 Dr. Akikur Mohammad, Founder of Malibu Horizon, the leading non 12-step treatment center in Malibu, California and Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences at the University of Southern California (USC.edu), announced today that the Malibu Horizon's team is preparing to launch an awareness campaign in honor of Betty Ford,...

2011-05-09 18:04:00

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Betty Ford Center professionals have been chosen to serve as the panel of experts providing information in the Substance Abuse Community on the WebMD website. The non-profit Betty Ford Center is located in Rancho Mirage, CA as a licensed addiction hospital and offers highly effective alcohol and other drug dependency treatment services, including programs of education and research, to help women, men and families begin the process of...

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2009-03-22 12:10:00

A museum director says the life of former first lady Betty Ford, who is the focus of a new TV documentary, has been full of great accomplishments. Elaine Didier, director of the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library and Museum, said the widow of the late U.S. President Gerald R. Ford has touched the lives of many people through her candid approach to dealing with her substance abuse and cancer, the Detroit Free Press reported Sunday. I hear people who come from all walks of life who talk about...

2006-08-28 17:49:03

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former U.S. President Gerald Ford left the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota on Monday where he had been hospitalized for two weeks with coronary problems, his office said. Ford, 93, was fitted with a pacemaker and days later underwent an angioplasty to increase the blood flow in two coronary arteries. Ford returned on Monday to his home in Rancho Mirage, California, with his wife Betty, chief of staff Penny Circle said in a statement. No further details about his...

2006-01-25 15:04:51

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former President Gerald Ford has been released from a California hospital where he was treated for pneumonia and is doing well, his spokeswoman said on Wednesday. Ford, 92, spent about 10 days at Eisenhower Medical Center in the California desert community of Rancho Mirage, receiving antibiotics and other treatment for the illness. "President Gerald R. Ford has been released from Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage, California. He is doing well," Ford...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.