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2014-09-03 12:30:44

Statement on CVS Health Announcement from Legacy CEO & President, Robin Koval WASHINGTON, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Earlier this year, CVS Caremark - one of the largest pharmacy retailers in the U.S. - announced it would no longer sell tobacco in any of its stores in order to honor its mission to improve public health. Today, the company made that commitment crystal clear by changing its name to CVS Health, as 7,700 CVS pharmacy stubbed out tobacco sales -- one month...

2014-09-02 20:24:44

- Primary efficacy endpoint met with a statistically significant reduction of sIGF-I levels of 26% at the 400mg/week dose (P

2014-09-01 23:02:44

Narconon Louisiana New Life Retreat is proud to announce that Derek Heiblim is now certified as a Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Instructor. Denham Springs, LA (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 As well as having completed the Non Violent Crisis Intervention Instructor training, Derek is currently pursuing counselor certification in Louisiana. "I have really been able to advance through the CPI training program as well as the Counselor training program." Derek states "and I have...

2014-08-30 23:04:33

The Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR) celebrates Recovery Month by hosting its 15th annual “Recovery Walks,” in Hartford, CT on September 19. Hartford, CT (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Celebrating its 25th year, Recovery Month is a national observance that educates Americans about the fact that millions of Americans lives have been transformed by recovery, from alcohol and drug addiction and mental health disorders. Every September recovery community organizations join...

2014-08-30 23:03:20

Back2Basics long-term residential drug and alcohol treatment center supports clients in early sobriety while they finish school. Flagstaff, AZ (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Jake W., 18, is completing his high school degree at Ponderosa High School while in the Back2Basics Outdoor Adventures transition program known as Beyond the Basics. “I want to finish high school so I can actually start on a real career path,” said Jake. “ I just need English and math, and I'm done.” He has six...

2014-08-29 23:01:48

Harbor Village Florida Comments on Ohio Judge Pushing for Addiction Recovery Tool USA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 As reported by WKMS.com in the article Judge Uses Drug to Aid Addicts' Recovery, an Ohio municipal court drug has come up with a new strategy to try and curb drug addiction. Fred Moses, who serves as the presiding judge in a Southeastern Ohio municipal court presented an idea to Kentucky law makers to offer addicts a medicated treatment option that can literally prevent them...

2014-08-29 23:01:46

Harbor Village Florida comments on what to Know When Seeking Drug Addiction Help USA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 As reported by CNN.com in the article Prescription Drug Abuse: There Is Help (8/15), the process of admitting that you need help for a prescription drug abuse problem can be a struggle. The article acknowledges and highlights the fact that if you simply try to find general help for this problem, you may be very overwhelmed by all of the information that is available online....

2014-08-29 23:01:45

Harbor Village Comments on Social Media Proving to be Helpful in Fighting Drug Abuse USA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 As reported by GantDaily.com in the article NIDA Switches to Social Media Monitoring For Drug Abuse Trends, Outbreaks (8/20), the National Institute on Drug Abuse is taking new measures in an attempt to monitor drug abuse trends by turning to social media. As NIDA currently relies on community surveillance to monitor drug abuse trends, it is also working with the University of...

2014-08-29 23:01:40

Harbor Village Florida comments on drug court grad bringing more life to drug court program USA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 As reported by the Frederick News Post in the article Run For Recovery Started By Drug Court Grad (8/17), a graduate of the Frederick County Drug Treatment Court has found a new way to give back after his own experience with the program. The graduate, Korey Shorb, put together a race called Run For Recovery 5k, which also includes a 1 mile walk. He plans to donate the...

2014-08-29 23:01:39

Harbor Village Florida comments on Substance Abuse Likelihood Affected by Environment, Gender and Genes USA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 An article entitled How Genes, Gender and Environment Influence Substance Abuse, shared by Science Daily (8/18), explains how genes, gender and the environment that an individual is in affect a man and woman’s likelihood of using drugs. Researchers at Indiana University are taking another look at the fact that men and women perceive the world differently,...

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This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.