Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment

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September 8, 2017
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International FASD Awareness Day: September 9, 2017

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Awareness Day is September 9th, 2017, a day dedicated to preventing prenatal exposure to alcohol and drugs by increasing awareness and education to the public about the dangers of drugging while pregnant, and supporting women struggling with … Continue reading

June 30, 2017
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Seeking Drug Abuse Treatment: Know What To Ask

The goal of drug and alcohol rehab is to help addicted individuals stop drug use and maintain sobriety while also learning the skills needed to cope with family, workplace and societal interaction. It’s crucial that the individual find a rehab … Continue reading

February 15, 2017
by Staff Writer
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The Effects of Stimulants (Cocaine and Methamphetamine) On Pregnant Women

Information is courtesy of the National Institute on Drug Abuse Stimulants (Cocaine and Methamphetamine) Some may recall news items about “crack babies,” a term coined in the 1980’s to describe babies born to mothers who smoked cocaine while pregnant. These … Continue reading

March 26, 2015
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Gender-Specific Treatment For Women Leads to Better Chance of Employment

According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, “Women who receive treatment in gender-sensitive programs are more likely to be employed 12 months after treatment admission than women in more traditional treatment programs, according to research funded by NIDA.” Statistics … Continue reading

March 3, 2015
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Drug-Screening for Pregnant Women

There is growing national support for universal screening as statistics show that one drug-dependent baby is born every hour in America, according to a 2012 study from the Journal of the American Medical Association, where numbers almost tripled from 2000 … Continue reading

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