In 2013, the Department of Health and Human Services abruptly removed researchers' access to data on Medicare and Medicaid patients. The newly restricted data was specifically related to patients with substance abuse problems. This recent restriction on data has many researchers worried their future efforts to study substance abuse disorders will be seriously limited.
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The important lessons you learn in recovery can help a person develop a healthier outlook and be a better leader.
The present is an exciting time for everyone invested in recovery from addiction. New research is leading to new possibilities, and as people grow in their understanding of how addiction works in the human brain, we can create better and better ways to treat addicts and help them find the recovery they need.
When you make the decision to quit drinking you might focus on how difficult it will be and all that you are giving up by turning away from alcoholism. Even though there will be some tough times ahead, you can also look forward to many positive things that you will gain by quitting alcohol. There are numerous benefits to giving up drinking that will make the whole experience worthwhile.
As of the time of this writing (May, 2015) news reports are consumed with controversy over high profile incidents in many U.S. cities where unarmed people were met with alleged excessive force.While the causes and solutions to police brutality and misunderstanding are complex and multifaceted, some journalists have suggested a link related to substance abuse.