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5 drugs you should know - so you won't use

Understand the consequences of drugs before you ever get tempted to use them, so you are not the one being rushed to the hospital.

Get the facts and share them with friends, family members and siblings because we all know someone who needs to be informed. 652 more words

Culture

First woman arrested in sober home crackdown

BREAKING: Amanda LaFrance, 25, came to Florida three years ago to get clean and found herself in court on Saturday facing 13 counts of brokering other addicts with insurance to Whole Life Recovery, a treatment center in Boynton Beach whose owner and operator faces charges of paying kickbacks for clients. 309 more words

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Under the Influence and Over the Dose

I have been an addict all my life. It sort of comes with the territory of obsessive-compulsive disorder. So addiction for me didn’t extend to a substance based issue until much later. 1,080 more words

Mental Health

Current thoughts..relapse/recovery/relapse/recovery! 

I’m struggling, I’m writing this to show its ok to struggle, if we don’t struggle we don’t know how strong we are; supposedly. I think it’s with Christmas coming up…I don’t feel Christmassy…the voices tell me I don’t deserve to be…I don’t deserve to be happy…I don’t deserve insulin…I don’t deserve food…I don’t deserve anything!!!! 359 more words

Police: Child present when man, woman overdosed in Killingly home

KILLINGLY, Conn. (WTNH) — Two people have been charged after police say they overdosed Thursday night while with a five-year-old child.

State police say 23-year-olds Maya Almond-Lawson and Elijah Collins admitted to smoking marijuana at a home in Killingly. 67 more words

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Quote of the Day.

December 1st, 2016

“I rather die from an overdose rather growing old. I’ll be dying in a sweet scary trip without noticing and painless.” -A.B.

Drugs

York County Coroner: 3 fatal overdose victims within 5 hour period

YORK COUNTY, Pa. – Coroner Pam Gay says three overdose victims were found within 5 hours in three separate areas of the county on Wednesday.  All three deaths were suspected to be related to heroin. 69 more words

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