Yankees' CC Sabathia Opens Up on Alcoholism: 'I Was Just Tired of Hiding'

Yankees' opens up on alcoholism: 'I was just tired of hiding'
Yankees ace C.C. Sabathia gave a candid interview to ABC's “Good Morning America,” regarding his addiction to alcohol and recent rehabilitation efforts. The 35-year-old pitcher announced on Oct. 5 that he was going to check into an alcohol … Read more on Sun Times National

Fatboy Slim to return to Dubai for club gig
Cook performed a chaotic gig at Dubai's Barasti in 2009 – reportedly his last concert before entering rehab for alcoholism. He returned for a triumphant, sober show at Sandance in 2012. Tickets for the significantly smaller Pacha gig cost Dh250. Call … Read more on The National

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Circleville Council Considers Grant Funding, Tables Zoning Ordinance

Circleville Council considers grant funding, tables zoning ordinance
CIRCLEVILLE — Circleville has approved ordinances allowing for the mayor and safety director to apply for grant funding for improvements to the Everts School buildings and a radio communications system for the fire department. The city … Read more on Circleville Herald (registration)

Yankees' CC Sabathia reveals how long he's had a drinking problem
In an long, expansive interview with the New York Post's George King published Friday morning, Yankees' pitcher CC Sabathia, who has spent the last month in rehab, revealed that he's had a drinking problem on and off dating back three years. "I guess I … Read more on NJ.com

Three Cliffs Bay Death: Patients Pay Tribute to Physiotherapist Benny Collins

Three Cliffs Bay death: Patients pay tribute to physiotherapist Benny Collins
Patients who were helped back on their feet by physiotherapist Benny Collins have paid tribute to the "lovely guy" who died yesterday after getting into difficulty swimming at Three Cliffs Bay. Taking to the Evening Post Facebook page to pay tribute … Read more on South Wales Evening Post

Viewpoint: Physiotherapists can help relieve the pressure in
At Windermere Health Centre, in the Lake District, a physiotherapist joined the practice team to assess, diagnose and triage MSK patients, who can comprise up to 30% a GP's caseload. During the first three months, 168 GP appointments were freed up and … Read more on GP online


Britney Spears Suffers a Wardrobe Malfunction at Her Piece of Me Concert and

Suffers a Wardrobe Malfunction at Her Piece of Me Concert and
Britney Spears was performing "3" as part of her Piece of Me concert at The Axis at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas Friday when a closure in the back of her costume came undone. The pop star continued to hit her marks as several dancers tried in vain to … Read more on E! Online

Tony Blair takes blame for Iraq War and admits conflict caused ISIS
The extraordinary confession by the former Prime Minister comes after 12 years in which he refused to apologise for the conflict. Blair makes his dramatic 'mea culpa' during a TV interview about the 'hell' caused by his and George Bush's decision to … Read more on Daily Mail

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Naloxone, Heroin-Treatment Drug, Increases in Popularity, Price

Naloxone, Heroin-treatment drug, increases in popularity, price
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. —The "gold standard antidote" for heroin overdoses is rapidly rising in price, as well as popularity. Naloxone, often sold under the name Narcan, which reverse the effects of opioid overdose have as much as quadrupled in price … Read more on WCVB Boston

Newton's drug recovery centre officially opens
A major drug and facility has officially opened in Newton with much fanfare. On Friday, the $ 80-million John Volken Academy celebrated its official opening in the midst of local politicians and renowned Indian author and public speaker … Read more on Surrey Leader

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Chemical Dependency Treatment Centers

Chemical dependency treatment centers
Along with other programs, Arrowhead Center offers an adolescent program, New Hope chemical dependency program, and DWI classroom clinics. They offer outpatient treatment for chemical dependency and substance abuse and also contract with the … Read more on Hometown Focus

Medina Breakfast Kiwanis hosts speakers from heroin treatment center
Officials from the LCADA Way, which is opening an outpatient drug treatment facility in Medina, spoke at this morning's Medina Breakfast Kiwanis meeting about opiate addiction and treatment. Pictured from left are Dan Haight, chief operating officer of … Read more on cleveland.com

Practical Diabetes Care, 3rd Ed., Excerpt #39: Psychological Aspects of

Practical Diabetes Care, 3rd Ed., Excerpt #39: Psychological Aspects of
… depression are strong risk factors for diabetes. The diagnosis of does not appear to have a severe psychological impact, other than short-lived anxiety, and a transient rise in the use of antidepressant medication in the year after … Read more on Diabetes In Control

The Scariest Part of Horror Game 'The Park' Is Its Portrayal Of Mental Illness
The problem—Lorraine is shown in no uncertain terms to have anxiety and depression, a combination of mental illnesses I suffer from myself. She is seen to take a “Zolift” prescription, an obvious riff on Zoloft, a common anxiety and depression medication. Read more on Forbes

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