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July 31, 2015
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Understanding Drug Courts: What the Research Shows

The Drug Policy Alliance – “Understanding Drug Courts: What the Research Shows” “Drug courts are some of the most-studied criminal justice programs in recent years. Unfortunately, most of the exist¬ing research suffers major methodological shortcomings that render oft-cited drug court data unreliable … Continue reading

July 30, 2015
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NIDA: Drug Addiction Resembles Other Chronic Diseases

It is greatly important for people to understand that drug addiction and substance abuse isn’t a character flaw, indicating that someone lives or desires a “morally-wrong” life. No, it is a disease like many other diseases. The National Institute on … Continue reading

July 29, 2015
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Drug Experts Skeptical About Suboxone Drug Effectiveness

Many drug experts find that drugs such as Suboxone—a drug that is designed to help opiate addicts overcome and treat their addiction—is not helping the problem of opiate addiction, and should be replaced by better treatment medications. However, the vast … Continue reading

July 28, 2015
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Facts About Drug & Alcohol Abuse

Here are some significant drug facts from the Florida Institute of Technology “Facts about Alcohol and Drug Abuse,” that describe the underlying problems of drug abuse in America: • The average age of first experimentation with drugs is 13, and … Continue reading

July 27, 2015
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Rates of Deaths from Overdose Rise, While Treatment Is Still Hard to Find

Americans are becoming more aware of prescription drug abuse as education and drug abuse prevention campaigns continue to spread across the nation in response to the increase of overdose rates in the past decade—but there is one problem that remains: … Continue reading

July 24, 2015
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Inspirational Message of the Week! ‪

Be strong enough to stand alone, smart enough to know when you need help, and brave enough to ask for it. To receive information on addiction treatment programs and rehab services, please feel free to contact us at 866-910-0417

July 24, 2015
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Researchers Find Hundreds of Genes Change During Withdrawal Period

Scientific research is always on a constant search for new ways of understanding addiction and the brain, in hopes of also understanding new ways to treat addiction. Now, researchers are even more eager to see if they could put an … Continue reading

July 23, 2015
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World Convention of NA: A “Woodstock” Without Drugs

When we hear “Woodstock,” the first things that come to mind are drugs, people, and music. It was a famous event in 1969, which culminated from the drug counter-culture movement, and the revolution of rock music. But there is another … Continue reading

July 22, 2015
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New Developments for Nasal Spray Formulation of Naloxone

Information is courtesy of the National Institute on Drug Abuse: http://www.drugabuse.gov/ June 12, 2015 The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) is pleased to announce that Adapt Pharma Limited, a partner of Lightlake Therapeutics Inc., has commenced a rolling submission … Continue reading