Quantcast

Latest Substance abuse Stories

2014-06-05 23:04:13

According to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, the summer months are the most popular time for teenagers to experiment with marijuana. Narconon Arrowhead offers advice to parents to prevent this growing problem. Canadian, Oklahoma (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 In today’s world, children and teenagers deal with an almost constant stream of exposure to drugs. They hear about drugs on the playground, on the streets, in the movies, on the radio, in the news, on television, and even in the...

2014-06-04 23:15:37

Drug Rehab Services Specifically for Women From Bay Area Recovery Center Houston, Texas (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 For more than 20 years, Bay Area Recovery Center (BARC) has functioned as a prominent alcohol and drug abuse treatment facility in Texas, with five locations spread across the state. Now, the Houston-based medical center has announced the introduction of drug rehab services specifically for female patients. The introduction of women-specific service is in response to overwhelming...

2014-06-03 23:06:26

HARP NuLife Residential Drug Rehab Treatment Center in Los Angeles and Woodland Hills, CA launches unique music therapy via professional in-house recording studio. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 The HARP NuLife Residential Treatment Program for addiction and substance abuse related matters announced this week the launch of a breakthrough music therapy program currently unseen throughout the Southern California region. Located in Woodland Hills, California, considered among...

2014-06-02 23:05:34

Ocean Hills Recovery makes big improvements with their recent renovations, making huge upgrades to both the administrative offices and men's rehab facility. Dana Point, CA (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 Ocean Hills Recovery, Inc. has moved into a new office and completed major renovations in their El Molino residence. Being clean and sober does not happen overnight. Ocean Hills Recovery is dedicated to providing comfortable, but affordable drug and substance abuse treatment to help you or...

2014-06-02 08:31:03

Provides Urine Drug Monitoring Services and Solutions to MVP Plan Physicians BALTIMORE, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameritox(SM), the nation's leader in medication monitoring solutions, today announced a new agreement with MVP Health Care(®) to provide urine drug monitoring services to MVP plan members in New York, Vermont and New Hampshire. Ameritox's services will be a covered benefit in all health plans offered by MVP, including Medicare and Medicaid. "Ensuring the safety and...

2014-06-01 23:02:18

Aid in Recovery released a statement today supporting a recent commentary co-authored by various federal health agencies calling for increased funding and expanded health coverage for drug addiction medication treatments. With proper prescription and monitoring, health officials argue that medication treatments can help cut costs and save lives. Stuart, Florida (PRWEB) June 01, 2014 Aid in Recovery, a full service drug and alcohol treatment center servicing south Florida, released a...

2014-05-30 23:05:46

The Substance Abuse Help Group Organization Comments on Efforts of Study Miami, FL (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 As reported by CBS News in the article The New Face of Heroin: Today's Users Different Than Decades Ago(5/28), a recent study has found that the demographic statistic of modern-day heroin users differs from users of the 1960's. According to the study, the most significant difference was found in gender and location. While both young men and women living in suburban and rural...

2014-05-30 23:03:07

Narconon Freedom Center raises awareness of the dangers of prescription drugs during National Safety Month. Albion, MI (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 The National Safety Council sponsors the month of June as National Safety Month. As part of the U.S Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the National Safety Council cites injuries as a leading cause of disability for Americans of all ages, as well as a leading cause of death for those aged 1 to 44. The agency also notes that many injuries...

2014-05-29 23:14:54

The Substance Abuse Help Group Commends Former Bon Jovi Guitarist For His Efforts Toms River, NJ (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 As reported by The Associated Press in the article Bon Jovi Guitarist to Play at Anti-Drug Forum, (5/27) Richie Sambora will be debuting a song called “Lighthouse” at an anti-drug forum. The song is aimed at fighting off heroin and prescription pill abuse, two epidemics that have currently hit New Jersey and other states along the east coast. Sambora, who has never...

2014-05-29 23:02:21

On Saturday, June 21st, kickstands will rise across the state of Ohio for the Solace on the Solstice Motorcycle Rally, in an effort to raise awareness about the dangers of prescription drug abuse and stop this deadly epidemic in its tracks. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Ohio’s death rate due to unintentional drug poisonings increased 372 percent from 1999 to 2010, and the increase in deaths has been driven largely by prescription drug overdoses. On average, one person in Ohio dies...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
Related