Articles in Category: Treatment

NY Legislation To Improve Treatment For Heroin And Opioid Addiction

on Monday, 22 September 2014.

New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo addressed what has been described by many as a rampant heroin epidemic on June 24, 2014. Heroin and opiate overdoses have rapidly become one of the most fast-growing causes of death in recent years, and many regions are struggling with ways in which this dangerous problem may be addressed.

Illegal Drugs

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    Meth Car Crash

    Crystal meth may have played a role in an incident Friday night when a man drove his vehicle into a house and a parked car in a Jackson Township. The driver, 31 year old James M. Allen, is facing charges of felonious assault, child endangering, DUI, and driving under suspended license.

Prescription Drugs

  • The Lesson We Can Learn From The Colt’s Owner Jim Irsay’s Prescription Drug Addiction

    The Lesson We Can Learn From The Colt’s Owner Jim Irsay’s Prescription Drug Addiction

    Jim Irsay is the longtime owner and CEO of the Indianapolis Colts football team which was also owned by his father. In spite of his high position and involvement with the team, Irsay has come under fire for ongoing drug issues that eventually led to his arrest. Only a few weeks ago, Irsay entered into rehab for issues with prescription drug addiction after being arrested while intoxicated. Unfortunately after leaving rehab, Irsay will be questioned by an NFL commissioner and it could affect his position as owner of the sports team.

Celebrities

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