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Addiction Recovery Weekly Roundup | August 1st Week

1. Why not locate drug injection centers in hospitals? There has been much debate in recent weeks about the merits, legal, planning, or otherwise of the High Court’s ruling to overturn the decision by An Bord Pleanála to grant planning permission for the country’s first legal drug injection center at Dublin’s Merchant’s Quay. (www.irishtimes.com) 2. …

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Addiction Recovery Weekly Roundup | July 4th Week

State Attorneys General Reach A $26 Billion National Opioid Settlement A bipartisan coalition of state attorneys general announced on Wednesday a $26 billion national settlement with drugmaker Johnson & Johnson and three companies that distributed opioid painkillers even as addiction and overdose deaths skyrocketed. (www.npr.org) The 15 Best Mental Health Books of 2021 Books are …

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Addiction Recovery Weekly Roundup | July 2nd Week

1. State poised to become first to pilot drug injection sites Rhode Island is poised to become the first state to authorize so-called harm reduction centers where people dealing with addiction can take heroin and other illegal drugs under the supervision of medical professionals. (www.bgdailynews.com) 2. How Medicaid Is Changing and Expanding Under President Biden …

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Addiction Recovery Weekly Roundup | July 1st Week

One of a Kind Addiction Treatment Program Arrives in Indiana INDIANAPOLIS, April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/– Aware Recovery Care, a Yale-inspired drug and alcohol addiction treatment program throughout the Northeastern and Southeastern US, is now serving clients in the greater Indianapolis area. It is the only program of its kind in the U.S. (www.prnewswire.com) A Broken …

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Addiction Recovery Weekly Roundup | June 4th Week

1. Addiction recovery involves other loved ones as well Social media is full of posts about celebrities going to luxurious rehab spas where beautiful surroundings, delicious food, and adventure therapy help them recover from addiction. (www.richlandsource.com) 2. Housing units proposed for people recovering from addiction The Select Board is considering grant applications seeking a total …

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Addiction Recovery Weekly Roundup | June 1st Week

1. Chico woman’s addiction recovery tweet goes viral Chico, Calif. — A Northstate women’s tweet has gone viral with almost half a million likes on Twitter after sharing she made the dean’s list at Chico State while also celebrating almost five years of her sobriety. (https://krcrtv.com) 2.Chrissy Strong Gets Raw About Her Addiction, Recovery on …

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