Latest U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Stories

2013-10-31 23:00:17

Point Break, an empathy building workshop for high school and middle school students, has been reviewed by the U.S.

2009-08-19 14:47:34

According to US government statistics released on Wednesday, the baby boomer generation is still turning on to illegal drugs, doubling the rates of illicit drug use for the older generation.

2008-11-25 07:57:11

A federal study, released on Monday, showed about 5 million Americans attend meetings of self-help groups like Alcoholics Anonymous for alcohol and drug abusers, and nearly half of them reported remaining clean.

2008-09-05 09:00:04

By Bob Deans Cox News Service WASHINGTON -- The generation that once celebrated sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll as a rite of passage is carrying substance abuse into retirement, says a U.S. government survey released Thursday.

2008-03-06 14:35:00

U.S. Government researchers released a comprehensive state-by-state report of substance abuse and mental health issues on Thursday.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.