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February 11, 2016
by Staff Writer
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Florida Drug Policy and Incarceration Statistics

The following information is courtesy of the Drug Policy Alliance of Florida How does your state measure up when it comes to establishing policies that reduce the harms of both drug use and drug prohibition? Harm Reduction Does the state … Continue reading

February 9, 2016
by Staff Writer
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Habits Can Be The Hardest Things to Break

Why are some unwanted behaviors difficult to stop, despite an individual’s strong desire to stop a destructive habit? Neuroscientists are trying to understand this mystery. Behaviors such as those associated to anorexia nervosa, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), and alcoholism and drug addiction are … Continue reading

February 1, 2016
by Staff Writer
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Stress-Relieving Relaxation Techniques

Stress is a normal feeling to have, though there is such a thing as too much stress. While some people feel stress because they are too hard on themselves, or for internal/personal reasons, stress is also caused by just a … Continue reading

January 29, 2016
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Inspiring Message of the Week

You can’t spell challenge without change. If you’re going to rise to the challenge, you have to be ready to change. For more information regarding addiction treatment and insurance coverage, please call  866-910-0417

January 15, 2016
by Staff Writer
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Inspiring Message of the Week

When you focus on problems, you’ll have more problems. When you focus on possibilities, you’ll have more opportunities. To receive information on addiction treatment programs and rehab services, feel free to speak with a  consultant at 866-910-0417  

January 4, 2016
by Staff Writer
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Book of the Month: “I Want to Change My Life: How to Overcome Anxiety, Depression and Addiction”

For some people, overcoming, anxiety, depression and addiction is one of the hardest obstacles they’ll ever face. Whether it’s a past event that led to trauma, life events that cause unhealthy stress, or a neurological disorder, it’s important to address mental … Continue reading

December 29, 2015
by Staff Writer
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Deadly Record of Heroin/Fentanyl Overdoses in Manatee County

The year 2015 sadly left behind many victims in Manatee County, Florida, where over 150 people died from heroin overdose in 2015, which is an estimated doubled increase since 2014. Both heroin and fentanyl are being widely abused in different … Continue reading

November 9, 2015
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Governor Baker Files New Bill in Massachusetts

Governor Charlie Baker filed a bill that is designed to fight the drug addiction crisis that has been developing quickly in the state of Massachusetts. The bill, like many others that have been passed in the past few years all across … Continue reading

October 14, 2015
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NIDA’s Medical Consequences of Drug Abuse (Pt. 1)

Drug addiction is a brain disease. Although initial drug use might be voluntary, drugs of abuse have been shown to alter gene expression and brain circuitry, which in turn affect human behavior. Once addiction develops, these brain changes interfere with … Continue reading

October 12, 2015
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NAMI – “Social Stats”

According to the official website of The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), NAMI is “the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.” The following statistics and … Continue reading