Latest Drug user Stories

2014-09-17 16:24:32

Woman Speaks Out About Fiancee's Preventable Death At Hands Of Doctor With Crack Cocaine History SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Stephen Loyd, a recovering substance abuser who is at the White House today for National Recovery Month, stars in a new television ad supporting Proposition 46 that consumer advocates released today. Consumer advocates were also joined by a Los Angeles woman who spoke out after losing her fiancée because of a preventable error in...

2014-07-08 16:24:03

NGC Continues Raise to Awareness About the Nation's Ongoing Drug Epidemic Through Partner PSAs, Online Banner Ads, Blog Posts and Social Media WASHINGTON, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From rural towns tormented by addiction to headline-grabbing overdoses, illegal narcotics continue to plague our nation. The $350 billion-a-year industry knows no boundaries and leaves devastation in its wake. For the third consecutive year, National Geographic Channel's (NGC's) acclaimed...

2014-03-28 23:22:40

The story of a former patient of Narconon Arrowhead drug rehab facility who just celebrated 10 years off drugs, and decided to share her story of recovery with the public for the first time. Canadian, Oklahoma (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 An individual who is struggling with the problem of substance abuse often knows, at least on some level, that they have a problem that must be resolved. For the substance abuser who has lost everything and “hit bottom” they often feel trapped and...

2013-12-05 23:54:04

The use of crack and powder cocaine both varies and overlaps among high school seniors, researchers at New York University and NYU Langone Medical Center have found. Their findings, which appear in the American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, point to the need to take into account both common and different at-risk factors in developing programming and messaging to stem cocaine use. “Powder cocaine and crack are commonly collapsed into a single ‘cocaine use’ category in research,...

2013-12-02 23:23:16

Rehab program breaks down each component of addiction and recovery in free publication. Canadian, OK (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 When someone around becomes addicted to drugs, one may notice sudden and dramatic behavior and personality changes. Individuals may wonder why they seem serious, sad or angry all the time, why they have lost their sense of humor and interest in favorite activities, and why they are constantly uncomfortable both physically and emotionally. If someone has never...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.