opioid abuse

All-Female Drug Rehab Facility to Open in Raleigh County

...  a little different than the treatment at Brian's Safehouse. He says women at The Sparrow's Nest will not only learn about sobriety but will also learn how to live and get along with other people … Read more on West Virginia Public Broadcasting Stories like Haley's inspire me to keep fighting drug abuse problem She now yearns for her own child to grow up in a community no longer overtaken by prescription drug abuse and believes action must be taken before West Virginia's opioid abuse epidemic intensifies further. … These letters have come from children who … Read more on Beckley Register-Herald Read ...

Forum Focuses on Dangers of Underage Drinking

...  focuses on dangers of underage drinking “Alcohol is the second major problem on Cape Cod,” said Grundman, noting that heroin and opioid abuse is the number one issue facing the region. Teens who use alcohol increase their risk of addiction by 90 percent, she said. “This is an issue we need … Read more on Cape Cod Times (subscription) How to help your child say 'no' to drugs, alcohol With prescription drugs, marijuana and alcohol readily available, substance abuse is a growing problem among Arizona's youth. Parents should educate themselves as to what drugs are available so they are aware of what the ...

State Says Drug Treatment Center Illegally Charged Hundreds

State says drug treatment center illegally charged hundreds SALEM, Mass. (AP) – Attorney General Maura Healey says a North Andover-based drug treatment center illegally charged patients hundreds of dollars in cash for opiate addiction treatments the state's low income health program covers. Healey said a civil … Read more on Washington Times People Addicted to Opioids May Benefit from ER Drug Treatment These patients were divided into three groups: One group was referred to local addiction treatment centers, the second group was counseled for 10 minutes about addiction treatment and then referred to a treatment center, and the third group was … Read more on Yahoo News UK Read more... ...

AP-MAMassachusetts News Digest 6 Pm, MA

...  News Digest 6 pm, MA OPIOD ADDICTION: A new report is recommending strategies to fight the state's staggering opioid abuse problem, from providing startup grants to encourage community substance abuse prevention activities to increasing treatment options including more … Read more on NewsOK.com Report suggests how coalitions should deal with opioid epidemic Massachusetts Health Council, Inc. has released its report on how local communities are dealing with the opioid crisis, with recommendations on how to help users and prevent others from succumbing to a possibly fatal lifestyle. … Recommendations for … Read more on Worcester Telegram Tags: substance abuse prevention, opioid abuse, substance abuse, treatment options ...

Alcohol Detox Centers

  Alcohol Detox Centers – http://www.AlcoholDetoxCenter.Com – Our staff at the The Detox Center has multiple years of experience dealing with and helping those who are addicted to dru…   Police Blotter: Arrests; Man allegedly growls at officer; Suspect believed to … Because he had been drinking, he was taken to the Center for Hope Alcohol Detoxification Center. Fremont County Sheriff's Office. Arrests: None. The Fremont County Detention Center currently is responsible for 126 inmates. Of these, 114 are being held … Read more on County 10 Read more... ...

Will an Employer Always Tell You at the Interview if You Have a Drug Test?

Question by Hugh: Will an employer always tell you at the interview if you have a drug test? It’s a pretty professional job, are most jobs self selective when it comes to drug testing? Best answer: Answer by Megan Sno, they wont tell you. Answer by rosabearrSome places don’t require a drug test in order to get a job. If they send you somewhere to go get tested then it requirement of the company policy What do you think? Answer below!     Read more... ...

Suncoast Rehab Center Encourages "Pain Medicine Management" Trend in 2014

...  Rehab Center Encourages "Pain Medicine Management" Trend in 2014 Avoiding narcotics not only eliminates the risk of addiction, per Strickling, but also the numerous side effects of opioid abuse: sedation, dizziness, nausea or vomiting, constipation, physical dependence, tolerance, and respiratory depression. (3 … Read more on PR Newswire (press release) Managing Anxiety by Whatever Means Necessary For me, a combination of cognitive behavior therapy, medication and daily meditation are the tools that help me to cope with panic disorder. … Whatever works for you and helps you to be able to manage your anxiety and depression is what you should do. Read more on ...