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Abusers of Prescription Painkillers Can Be Hard to Spot

Abusers of prescription painkillers can be hard to spot
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Opioid, or narcotic, painkillers have become the second most-abused category of drugs behind marijuana, according to the federal 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health. And drug overdoses have become the No. 1 cause of accidental death, with the … Read more on Utica Observer Dispatch

 

Rick Perry and State Senator Jane Nelson Want Texas to Drug Test Welfare
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People with drug-related felony convictions are already disqualified from receiving TANF here. In addition, parents or relatives who get it sign a "Personal Responsibility Agreement" promising not to abuse alcohol or drugs, to look for work, not to … Read more on Dallas Observer (blog)

 

Intervention- the Unaired Episode- Part 1


 

Intervention- the unaired episode- part 1 – Postal worker Alex does cocaine, drinks heavily, slacks off at work, cheats on his wife…and those aren’t the worst of his problems. Alex’s family and friends gather together for a not-quite-ready-for-television Intervention. With Kevin Kolack, Robin Selfridge, Lindsay Teed, Rick Flynn, Suzie Tasca, and Joseph Gibson. Cinematography by some cool dude and Paul Sobers (he’s cool too). Edited by Kevin Kolack. It could be shortened to about 10 minutes, but everyone seems to have their own favorite moment, so I’ve left it as is. Enjoy!

 

NY accident victim had cocaine, alcohol in system
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WILMINGTON, N.C. — A prominent New York businessman who drowned in his car off a coastal island north of Wilmington had alcohol and cocaine in his system. The StarNews of Wilmington reports (http://bit.ly/Tym1oJ ) a state medical examiner released a … Read more on Wall Street Journal

Substance Abuse Treatment: Domestic Violence and Substance Abuse Treatment

Every 15 seconds a woman is subjected to domestic violence in the United States. Domestic violence can be defined as a pattern of abusive behavior that is used to gain or maintain power and control in an intimate relationship, such as marriage, dating, family, friendship or living together. Anyone can be a victim or perpetrator of domestic violence.

Keeping this in mind, we will be focusing on male batterers and female survivors of domestic violence since this is the “typical” scenario and will be seen most often in treatment facilities. We will discuss substance abuse in both the batterer and the survivor.

When most people think of the relationship between substance abuse and domestic violence they picture an alcoholic husband beating his wife, and while this is one case, it is most certainly not the only. This case suggests a direct correlation between substance abuse and the occurrence of domestic violence. However, most studies show that while they are linked the relationship is not that straightforward.

Addictive Qualities of Cocaine

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Freud shared his knowledge with his friend, ophthalmologist Koller, who was the first physician to perform eye surgery using a cocaine solution in 1884. 6 Because of the addictive and toxic qualities of cocaine, a search for a safer local anesthetic ensued and resulted in the discovery of procaine (introduced … Fetch Doc

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