Addiction Treatment & Recovery News

8,000 Doses of Nerve Pain Med Missing From Indiana Prison

Saturday, January 20, 2018

It remains unclear if any of the missing gabapentin has been recovered or if the suspected med-stealers have been identified. 

Sheriff Accused Of Moonlighting As Security For Drug Traffickers

Friday, January 19, 2018

The feds allege that the deputy bargained for a $250,000 payout in exchange for a large-scale cocaine, meth and cash transport.

Illinois Judge: Pain Patients Must Have Access To Medical Marijuana

Friday, January 19, 2018

One pain patient's lawsuit helped make it possible for intractable pain to be added as a qualifying condition for the state's medical marijuana program.

New Doc 'Reversing the Stigma' Shows the Human Face Behind Dependency

Friday, January 19, 2018

The documentary highlights the challenges faced by people in various stages of addiction recovery and the way they are viewed by those around them. 

Andrew Zimmern Shares ‘Traumatic’ Moment That Set Him On Path To Addiction

Friday, January 19, 2018

Now decades sober, the Bizarre Foods host is opening up about the childhood trauma that led him to "crash and burn in a very, very, very even more deeply traumatic way."

Drunk Droning Is Now Illegal In New Jersey

Friday, January 19, 2018

People who are busted for droning under the influence can face a fine of up to $1,000 and six months of jail time. 

Morning Roundup: Jan. 19, 2018

Friday, January 19, 2018

UCLA fraternities ban parties with alcohol, 745 kilos of cocaine found in fresh pineapples, Dennis Rodman enters rehab after DUI.

Where Are the Boundaries?

Friday, January 19, 2018

It is critical to uncover and understand what fundamental causes may be driving the client to self-medicate with alcohol, drugs, pornography, hoarding, food or other compulsive behaviors.

Recovery Program Proposed For Homeless Population In Maine

Friday, January 19, 2018

The proposed pilot project would offer medication-assisted treatment (MAT), stable housing and mental health services to 50 homeless individuals.

Suicides Have Been Misclassified As Accidental Opioid Overdoses, Study Claims

Thursday, January 18, 2018

The suicide rate has risen 32% over a 15-year period and researchers believe the number is probably higher due to “increasing misclassification of intoxication suicides.” 

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