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2012-12-19 05:00:06

Rhode Island Rally4Recovery is 2013 National Hub Event Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) December 18, 2012 Patrick Kennedy will be the Grand Marshall for Rally for Recovery 2013, as tens of thousands of people speak out, march, run and walk on Saturday, September 21, 2013 during the 24th annual Recovery Month observances. From Rhode Island, the national hub for events taking place across the nation and around the world, to Pennsylvania and the United Kingdom, people in recovery, their families,...

Marijuana Use Up, Prescription Drugs Lose Favor With Youth
2012-09-25 13:42:03

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study shows that many young people in the US are over their fling with prescription drugs and have gone back to their old standby, marijuana, when they need a vice. According to the numbers in this report, underage youth are also shying away from binge and heavy drinking, a trend which has been continuing since 2002. The US Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) conducted this study and...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.