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FOX Investigates Heroin for Sex at Palm Desert Rehab VIDEO
Sept. 24, 2018 - A Palm Desert rehab center is accused of the unthinkable by a former patient. He claims his house manager forced him into sexual acts in exchange for drugs at a time when he was going through severe heroin withdrawals. Now ... FOX 11 is tracking that...
World Health Organization: Alcohol Responsible for 5% of Deaths Worldwide
Sept. 22, 2018 - A WHO alcohol-control expert, Dr. Vladimir Poznyak, who was involved in the report, said the health burden of alcohol was “unacceptably large” ... “Unfortunately, the implementation of the most effective policy options is lagging behind the magnitude of the problems,”... More@Gizmodo.com
12 ‘credible potential victims’ in sex assault case against Newport Beach surgeon and his girlfriendVIDEO
September 21, 2018 - Speaking at a morning news conference, Rackauckas said investigators have received more than 50 phone calls about the case after the suspects were arrested and charged earlier this week.
September 17, 2018 - E-cigarettes typically contain nicotine, but many of the battery-powered devices can vaporize other substances, including marijuana. Results published Monday mean 2.1 million middle and high school students have used them to get high.
University of Maryland joins hunt for opioid treatment
Sept. 19, 2018 - The Institute of Human Virology, a center in the school of medicine that normally focuses on infectious diseases, plans to announce today that it has won a $12 million federal grant to investigate the therapy over the next five or six years.
Someone You Should Know: Recovering addict offers message of hope VIDEO
September 18th 2018 - The opioid crisis has opened a lot of eyes to just how powerful addiction can be. But there is also power in recovery from addiction. Tonier Cain has one of those recovery stories. It’s not easy to hear, but it has the power to change lives... More@13WHAM.com
It’s Too Early to Celebrate ‘Progress’ on Opioid Epidemic
Sept. 20 2018 -The National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), released on Friday, showed that the number of people trying heroin for the first time has fallen by more than 50 percent from 2016 to 2017, and that 3 percent more people are seeking opioid-specific treatment... More@Tonic.Vice.com
Western States Opioid Summit Aimed to Raise Awareness About Addiction and Overdoses
September 22, 2018 - The Social Model Recovery Systems (SMRS) and the California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals have partnered to present the inaugural Western States Opioid Summit.The convention ran from September 19-21, located at the Anaheim Convention Center. More@TheRecover.com
Sept. 12, 2018 - Thousands of people with drug addiction and related illnesses go to hospital emergency departments every day. Most doctors refer them to an addiction specialist — but that’s starting to change.
Sept. 23, 2018 - Powerful and deadly fentanyl continued to fuel Ohio’s raging drug epidemic. The synthetic opioid accounted for nearly three-fourths of deaths, killing 3,431 people in 2017, 46 percent more than in the previous year.