30 March 2014

Heroin Epidemic: A Mother’s Plea To Parents

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 25 Mar 09:28 , Published by Rebecca K. Abma,  Bergen County is facing a new kind of drug crisis that’s claiming the lives of young adults at an alarming rate. So far this year, at least 13 deaths are attributed to heroin, The Record reported on Sunday. They include 22-year-old Brendan Cole of Allendale, 21-year-old Caitlin Reiter from Franklin Lakes, and 19-year-old […]

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26 March 2014

MWAP at “The Enough Rally”

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  Mother ‘s with a purpose at “The Enough Rally”  Sacramento March 24, 2014, State Capitol. Prescription drug awareness month.

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19 March 2014

2nd Annual ENOUGH! Rally Prescription Drug Abuse Awareness Event

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Monday, March 24th 10:00 – 2:00 Sacramento State Capitol – South Steps RALLY PURPOSE Build Community Awareness and Call to Action to End America’s Prescription Drug Abuse Epidemic ACTIVITIES Presentations – Awareness Activities Information Tables – Memorial Ceremony Help Us Curb America’s Rx Drug Abuse Epidemic – No One Is Immune! ! Registration and Info: […]

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24 November 2013

THREE MORE SYNTHETIC DRUGS BECOME ILLEGAL FOR AT LEAST TWO YEARS

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NOV 15 (WASHINGTON) – Effective today, the United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) made the synthetic phenethylamines 25I-NBOMe, 25C-NBOMe, and 25B-NBOMe Schedule I, illegal drugs under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) for the next two years.  These drugs are marketed online and through illicit channels as illicit hallucinogens such as LSD.  They have been encountered as […]

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22 November 2013

Addiction Treatment With a Dark Side

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By DEBORAH SONTAG http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/17/health/in-demand-in-clinics-and-on-the-street-bupe-can-be-savior-or-menace.html?smid=pl-share For Shawn Schneider, a carpenter and rock musician, the descent into addiction began one Wisconsin winter with a fall from a rooftop construction site onto the frozen ground below. As the potent pain pills prescribed for his injuries became his obsessive focus, he lost everything: his band, his job, his wife, his […]

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