Suggestive Advertising Campaign Glamorizing Drug Use & Addiction Creates Controversy and Discussion

Suggestive Advertising Campaign Glamorizing Drug Use & Addiction Creates Controversy and Discussion By Nicole Halwani It is pretty difficult to read or listen to the news and not come across a story involving someone suffering from addiction. Cities across the United States are experiencing opioid overdoses at an unprecedented rate, and what may have started…

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How Each Presidential Candidate Plans to Address the Addiction Epidemic if Elected on November 8th

How Each Presidential Candidate Plans to Address the Addiction Epidemic if Elected on November 8th As we all know, the 2016 presidential election race has been heated.  Whether you are a #imwithher or a #makeamericagreatagain, it’s been difficult to sort through opinions and propaganda and get down to the facts.  That being said, I thought…

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Futures Of Palm Beach In Tequesta, Florida Proudly Announces The Addition of Former NFL Wide Receiver Vance Johnson

TEQUESTA, Fla., Oct. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Futures of Palm Beach, (“Futures”) a nationally recognized residential treatment facility in Tequesta, FL, treating clients with a primary diagnosis  of substance abuse, proudly announces the addition of Vance Johnson as the newest outreach coordinator to join the organization.  Mr. Johnson will be responsible for increasing awareness of…

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Medical Marijuana in Florida

Medical Marijuana in Florida The first medical marijuana dispensary in the state of Florida opened this past Tuesday. Trulieve, the retail facing side of Hackney Nurseries’ operation, is the first dispensary approved to begin selling medical marijuana. The dispensary is located in the state’s capitol, Tallahassee. However, Trulieve is planning to begin statewide delivery for…

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Op-ed: The heroin problem needs to be addressed or it will keep growing

Laura Kunz is a longtime Cincinnati-area resident who now works in drug treatment in Florida. Her article is part of WCPO’s Heroin Project: How Do We Respond? My husband and I were both born and raised in the Cincinnati suburbs. Our families still reside in Anderson Township. My mom’s family are multigenerational Cincinnatians who’ve had…

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