#Drug Addiction


Treat drug addiction as a chronic condition, says head of government review

Drug addiction should be treated as a "chronic condition", the head of a government review has said. Prof Dame Carol Black urged medical professionals and the public to consider and treat addiction like diabetes or rheumatoid arthritis in an attempt to create a "much more stable society". In 2019, Prof...
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Marshall Police Department to hold Drug Take Back Day

The Marshall Police Department Drug Take Back Event will be held at Walmart located at 1701 East End Blvd North on Saturday, Oct. 23. Marshall police officers will be on-site from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to collect unwanted, unused or expired prescription drugs from Marshall and Harrison County citizens for proper disposal.
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DEA urges safe disposal of harmful drugs on 'Drug Take Back Day'

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Drug Enforcement Administration is urging you to dispose of unused medications in your home to keep them from harming a loved one. On Saturday, October 23, the agency is sponsoring its semi-annual Drug Take Back Day across the country. With opioid overdose deaths increasing during the...

Visalia PD: Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday

VISALIA, Calif. (FOX26) — The Visalia police department is announcing another Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. People can bring unused, unwanted, or expired prescriptions to be discarded safely and anonymously at the Visalia police department. This provides a chance for people to prevent drug addiction and overdose deaths. If you miss...

Windermere Police Department to participate in DEA's National Prescription Drug Takeback

The Windermere Police Department is participating in the Drug Enforcement Administration's National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. Take Back Day provides an opportunity for people across the United States to prevent drug addiction and overdose deaths by safely disposing of their prescription medications. According to the 2019 National Survey on...

National prescription drug takeback is Saturday

CAPE COD – The national prescription drug takeback initiative sponsored by the DEA will be held Saturday. Bring your unused prescription medications to the lobby of your local police department to turn in between 10 AM and 2 PM no questions asked. The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) reports that The...

Ninja denies drug addiction rumors that were sparked by “horrible” viral photo

Tyler ‘Ninja’ Blevins has moved to deny claims he has a raging drug addiction, months after an on-stream image of the Twitch star looking “severely underweight” spread online like wildfire and sparked the rumors. The internet immediately pointed in one direction: drug addiction. Now, Dexerto does understand that Ninja did...

Bad Boys Pest Control Company cooperates with Christian New Life Association to help people recovering from drug addiction and integrate into society

HONG KONG SAR – Media OutReach – 22 October 2021 – The establishment of Bad Boys Pest Control Company was inspired by the Badboys Bakery founded by Gordon Ramsay. Through the cooperation with the “Christian New Life Association”, they established a pest control company mainly with drug rehabilitation and rehabilitation staff as the core employees. This cooperation is mainly combined with the “Ark Operation” of the “Christian New Life Association” Drug Treatment and Rehabilitation Center. The Bad Boys Pest Control Company will provide the residents of the “Ark Operation” Yuen Long Training Center with pest management, pest control methods and decontamination. The vocational skills training of formaldehyde helps them prepare for rejoining the society.

Medical marijuana represents a potential, but not proven, alternative to pain relief in Southeast Ohio

Southeast Ohio, like many parts of the country, is a region full of people well aware of the consequences of combating chronic pain. From just 2006 to 2014, more than 28 million prescription pain pills were supplied to Athens County alone. That’s enough to give each resident of the county 48 pills per year during the period, according to a DEA database on prescription pain pills sold in the U.S.

Have unwanted medications? Participate in National Take Back Day

MAINEVILLE, Ohio — The Hamilton Township Police Department is encouraging residents to participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day tomorrow, Oct. 23, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Hamilton Township Police announced through Facebook that people can properly dispose of expired, unwanted or unused medicine at the police department...

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day events in Central Texas

AUSTIN, Texas — National Prescription Drug Take Back Day 2021 is on Saturday, Oct. 23. Several Central Texas law enforcement agencies are hosting events for residents to safely dispose of expired, unused or unwanted prescription drugs. The Travis County Constables are partnering with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to arrange...

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

BRIDGEPORT, CT –The City of Bridgeport Police Department is participating in the DEA’s. National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday October 23rd. This collaboration with the. DEA is an effort to bring attention to properly disposing of your unused or unwanted. prescription medications and why that is incredibly important....