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Two Hope for Addiction Education Scholarships Awarded to Students by Recovery Centers of America

Courier Express 12 Apr 2021
Pamela struggled with substance use disorder starting as a teenager tracing her low self-esteem to trauma that struck her life as a young child and then again, many times after " as it does for most addicts." ... unique plans to help others overcome addiction using their education.
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Fatal addiction

Dawn 12 Apr 2021
Bilal, whose wife divorced him a few weeks back, also blamed his family for turning his wife against him, using his gaming addiction as a pretext ... One addiction fed the other, and Bilal claims he used meth in order to stay awake for long periods of time in order to play his game.
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Addiction…reality vs mythology

Williston Herald 12 Apr 2021
There are many substances that people can misuse, and to which people can become addicted. If one peruses the current handbook that guides diagnosis in psychiatry, it is easy to see the similarities between alcohol use disorder, and opioid use disorder, and cannabis use disorder, and a myriad of other addictions ... Addiction is a common disease.
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BC father advocates for change after losing son to opioid crisis

Castanet 12 Apr 2021
From OxyContin the addiction spiralled, and eventually led to heroin and then fentanyl use ... “A huge issue is the shame around addiction and substance use that drives people to do exactly what Seb did – use alone in their room,” Witt said ... “That'll stop people from hiding their addictions in shame.
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Sober-Living Facilities to Open in Kalispell

Flathead Beacon 12 Apr 2021
After going through addiction treatment in the Flathead Valley, Jack Ryan noticed there were few sober-living facilities in the area ... While there’s no formal curriculum, Ryan uses One Step, an addiction treatment software program that tracks residents’ schedules, goals and overall accountability.
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It’s time to replace NZ’s ‘Frankenstein’ drug laws after years of ‘hacking’ at it — ...

TVNZ 12 Apr 2021
The Greens’ drug law reform spokesperson says a health-based approach is needed to tackle substance abuse and addiction ... Swarbrick also pointed to the findings of the Mental Health and Addiction Inquiry and , both of which were commissioned by the Government and recommended a health-based approach to tackling drug addiction and use. .
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Review of Amazon Prime Thriller ‘Crisis’ about the opioid trafficking epidemic

Journal Online 12 Apr 2021
‘CRISIS’ is a drama-thriller about opioids, medicines like Fentanyl and OxyContin that are used to alleviate severe pain. This has become an epidemic of sorts since a lot of users get addicted to it, just like to narcotics ... Tyrone Brower (Gary Oldman), in charge of the clinical studies for a new pain killer that is supposed to be non-addictive.
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3 women among 1,006 ice dealers arrested in Peshawar

The News International 12 Apr 2021
An aggressive operation against ice dealers, manufacturers and traffickers has been launched across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa after the number of its addicts increased manifold in recent years ... It was learnt that some tablets and syrups being sold at medical stores are also being used by the addicts when they can’t find other drugs.
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EXPLAINER: Prosecution explores Floyd's 'spark of life'

Journal Review 12 Apr 2021
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prosecutors trying a white former Minneapolis police officer in George Floyd’s death put one of Floyd’s brothers on the witness stand Monday in a further effort to humanize him for the jury and counter the defense narrative that Floyd was at least partially responsible for his own death due to his use of illegal drugs.
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Nystrom & Associates to Open a New Clinic in Stillwater

Hibbing Daily Tribune 12 Apr 2021
The need for high quality behavioral health and substance use addiction services persists, in Stillwater and throughout the nation, and we're humbled to create better access and even greater convenience through our expansion ... Nystrom also offers tele-behavioral health and addiction services.
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Moby on fame and regret: ‘I was an out-of-control, utterly entitled drink and drug addict’

The Observer 12 Apr 2021
That he used this story to sell his book was very disturbing to me.” ... In this, Moby gets friends to reenact the lack of interest his mother showed in him as a child, delves into his various addiction traumas and recreates, with the use of handmade wooden puppets, the drink-driving accident that killed his father when Moby was two.
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CBD Joints: Best CBD Pre-Rolls of 2021

New York Observer 12 Apr 2021
The artificial additives used in these CBD products can have harmful effects on your overall health ... Their holistic approach to their growing process translates to using only the safest, most natural methods for producing their CBD flower ... More and more cigarette users are ditching their tobacco addiction in favor of using CBD joints and cigarettes.
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Ring Fit Adventure is now �60 at Amazon

Eurogamer 12 Apr 2021
Using the Leg-Strap and Ring-Con bundled with the game to record your body's movements, Ring Fit Adventure's main adventure mode includes over 100 levels in 20 worlds.
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Head-mounted microscope captures brain activity in freely behaving mice

Phys Dot Org 12 Apr 2021
Researchers have developed a head-mounted miniature microscope that can be used to image activity from the entire outer part of the brain, or cortex, in freely behaving mice ... Mice are often used to study the brain because they have many of the same brain structures and connectivity as humans.
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Lafourche authorities charge 33 drug suspects in 'Operation Bad BOI"

Houma Today 12 Apr 2021
Ann Williford, 74, of Cut Off was issued a criminal summons for maintaining a structure for narcotics use on three separate occasions, officials said. The sheriff encourages anyone who is suffering from addiction or knows someone addicted to seek help ... In 2020, deputies used naloxone 66 times in responding to calls for heroin and opioid overdoses.

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