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Is YOUR 'perfect' partner a love addict? Tracey Cox reveals the 9 tell-tale signs - ...

The Daily Mail 29 Jun 2022
It's so wonderful, around 3 to 10 per cent of the population are addicted to it ... Fisher and her colleagues used a special type of imaging to identify an area in the brain that becomes active when something becomes an addiction ... Some love addicts will use sex to fill the loneliness, hooking up with strangers to at least get a physical high.

Dubai Police help man return to normal life after recovering from drug addiction

Gulf News 29 Jun 2022
“After his parents’ death, the young man started using drugs at the age of 19, incited by his two addicted brothers, who both turned out to be listed in the periodic drug testing and have records of use and possession of drugs ... He also volunteered to help other addicts shake off the scourge from their lives.

Falling Through the cracks

Flathead Beacon 29 Jun 2022
Because Culver and her boyfriend also have three children together, she’s been forced to set hard boundaries when he’s using meth, an addiction with which she’s also struggled ... Pamela Liccardi, Clinical Director for Oxytocin addiction and mental health services clinic in ...

Oklahoma reaches opioid settlement with 3 drug companies

Federal News Radio 29 Jun 2022
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma officials have reached an opioid settlement with three drug companies that would bring more than $250 million to finance efforts to battle opioid addiction, state Attorney General John O’Connor has announced ... The funds we are recovering will be used to prevent and treat addictions to opioids.”.

Dubai: Recovered addict helps police arrest drug dealers

Khaleejtimes 29 Jun 2022
He helped his elder sister, who recently started using drugs after getting addicted to ...

Scientists identify new brain mechanism involved in impulsive cocaine-seeking in rats

Technology Org 29 Jun 2022
Addiction science researchers are particularly interested in the LHb as a target for future treatment development because of its position as an interface between brain regions involved with reasoning and other higher-order thought processes and those mediating emotion and reward ...

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The Post and Courier 29 Jun 2022
Most recently, a very generous couple from New York sent a “one-time major gift to help the work of the Felician Center.” It has been decided to use this gift to establish a BDGP Scholarship Assistance Fund of $500 per semester ... Addiction Screenings ... If you or a loved one are struggling with addiction, reach out for help.

Kipu Health Names Srini Chillara as Chief Technology Officer

Longview News-Journal 29 Jun 2022
CORAL GABLES, Fla., June 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Kipu Health, the technology partner for behavioral health and addiction treatment providers, today announced the company has appointed Srini Chillara as its Chief Technology Officer (CTO) ... for the addiction treatment industry.

Overdose Deaths Behind Bars Rise as Drug Crisis Swells

Kentucky New Era 29 Jun 2022
In twoinvestigations, it found that the rampant use of drugs causes sexual abuse and “severe” violence in the state’s prisons ... Criminal justice experts suggest that decades of using the legal system instead of community-based addiction treatment to address drug use have not led to a drop in drug use or overdoses.

Hundreds escape from Sri Lanka drug rehab camp: Police

The Times of India 29 Jun 2022
COLOMBO ... Offenders are usually sent to the facility for a one-year residential rehabilitation programme ... Health authorities say they have been short of critical medicines, including those used to treat addicts, because of Sri Lanka's economic crisis ... .

S.C. guide aims to educate leaders on how to combat opioid crisis

The Post and Courier 29 Jun 2022
More than 90 percent of the money must be used to stem abuse of the highly addictive drugs, and the bulk of that will go to the cities and counties that joined in the negotiations through Attorney General Alan Wilson's office. While the spending must fall under a list of approved uses, the details are largely up to local officials.

Lexington woman charged in fatal wreck appears in court

Winston-Salem Journal 29 Jun 2022
Department of Transportation truck ... The workers were using flashing caution lights and a crew member was using a stop/slow sign to direct traffic through the work area, which took up one lane of the road ... A Lexington police officer said in the search warrant that Whitaker admitted to consuming methadone, which is often used to treat opioid addiction.

Why an end to economic growth is inevitable

New Statesman 29 Jun 2022
Fifty years on, the world’s addiction to growth has led to ever greater use of fossil fuels, land and minerals, provoking climate change, the sixth mass extinction of species and social inequality ... Back in 1972, “many economists believed we were crazy and stupid”, not least because of the long-term time horizon we used in our research, says Meadows.

Exipure Reviews – Tropical Loophole Weight Loss Pills Or Scam?

Indian Express 29 Jun 2022
But what makes Exipure special? What does Exipure have that you should think about getting these capsules to shed the extra pounds off your body? Uses 100% all-natural ingredients Uses plant-based ingredients Non-addictive formula with zero stimulants ... The Chinese have used Kudzu in their medicine preparation for years.

Beware: Your prescription could potentially lead to addiction

Independent online (SA) 28 Jun 2022
Salduker strongly believes that people need to be more aware of the risks of addiction from commonly used prescription and OTC medications, as well as that doctors and pharmacists need more education on pain management and opioid painkiller alternatives. “Opiates are the most addictive substance known to humankind.”.

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