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By Guest Author On Thursday, January 26th, 2017
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The most important things to take to a music festival

No matter the event, the excitement of a music festival may cause you to leave something behind. Here’s a list of reminders: Cash, cash and more cash No matter how much you plan your spending, you are bound More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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Staggering Facts of Alcohol Abuse

The dangers of tobacco products and tobacco use have been well documented and accepted. Restrictions on smoking are now common in public places and are generally accepted. However, although the dangers of excessive More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Thursday, January 5th, 2017
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John Schaus identified as Wisconsin man found in Fox Crossing ditch, COD undetermined

The body of a man found in a ditch in Fox Crossing has been identified by police as John Schaus. The Fox Crossing Police Department could not make a definitive cause of death, but his body did suffer evidence More...

By Guest Author On Friday, September 30th, 2016
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A Vicious Cycle: Why It’s Utterly Important to Assess Behavioral Health as Part of Addiction Treatment

An essential aspect of recovery is the diagnosis of any behavioral or mental health issues the patient have.  Depression, bipolar disorder, OCD, ADD, or another disorder is present in most people who show signs More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
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When a parent’s addiction becomes a child’s depression

A parent struggling with addiction may assume that their addiction does not affect anyone else. In reality, their addiction can affect their children, causing them to develop depression and other mental health disorders More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, June 15th, 2016
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Top Countries Most Affected by Drug Abuse – How Can the Best Drug Rehab Centers Help?

Drug addiction is a global problem that is affecting countries around the world in different ways. In some countries the drug of choice is heroin, while in others it is cocaine or alcohol. Regardless of the source More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, April 15th, 2016
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Risk Factors for Alcohol Abuse

People look for genetic and psychological markers for alcoholism for two primary reasons. The first is to formulate an opinion on whether or not a person is predisposed to alcoholism. The aim here is to guess as More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, March 14th, 2016
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6 Signs Your College Partying Has Gotten Out of Control

Busy schedules, jobs, internships, and extracurricular activities consume a large portion of a college student’s life. Sometimes it can be hard to find the time to escape and simply have fun. So when you do get More...

By Guest Author On Monday, March 14th, 2016
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Eyes on Drug Rehabilitation: An Interview with Per Wickstrom

1) We often hear people refer to addicts as ‘recovering addicts’ even though they have been clean of substance abuse for many years. Why is this? Why aren’t they considered to be ‘recovered?’ Since the More...

By Guest Author On Monday, November 16th, 2015
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Do You Need An Emotional Detox?

We communicate by Facebook, Linkedin, Instagram, Twitter, and email across the world, yet cannot communicate with ourselves.  We can access understanding and knowledge at the push of a few buttons, and have not More...

By Guest Author On Monday, November 2nd, 2015
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Addiction Prevention: Ways to Avoid Heartbreak and Find Hope

There are a number of people who theorize that some of us are basically predisposed with a personality fault that makes us more vulnerable to addiction and that there is nothing that can be done about it. As the More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, September 8th, 2015
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Sitting Is The New Smoking, And Other Causes Of Lifestyle Diseases

In case you aren’t sure what a “lifestyle disease” is, here’s a quick lesson. To put it basically, lifestyle diseases are diseases caused by the type of lifestyle you live. These include illnesses such as More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, May 26th, 2015
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Alcohol Rehab Effective in Reducing Criminal Behavior

It goes without saying that, for those in the throes of alcohol addiction, seeking treatment through a professional rehabilitation center can come with many positive health benefits. However, alcohol rehab offers More...

By Adam Lee On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015
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Substance Abuse and Addiction: Global Issues

It’s no secret that the United States is in the midst of a drug epidemic. From the rising popularity of prescription medications to an increased use of drugs like heroin, cocaine and methamphetamine, rates More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, September 6th, 2014
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Fireball shot mom: Patricia Jackson-Denault arrested after Facebook photo evidence

A Florida woman was arrested for posting a controversial picture to Facebook depicting her drinking with her children. Jackson-Denault was arrested and charged with child neglect. Patricia Ann Jackson-Denault Patricia More...

By Guest Author On Sunday, February 23rd, 2014
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Psychotherapist Examines Links Between Child Abuse and Alcoholism

College students with symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) drink more alcohol than their peers, according to a new study published earlier this year in the Journal of Abnormal Psychology. photo “Tbone” More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Saturday, April 27th, 2013
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Police officer Jason Servo fired for DUI, files $6 million lawsuit which alleges alcoholism a disability

A former Oregon police officer fired after a DUI arrest is suing the city for $6 million, claiming his alcoholism is a disability that can’t be used as a reason for termination. Officer Jason Servo was arrested More...

By Stephen Nevets On Wednesday, October 17th, 2012
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Alcohol is worse than smoking at shortening life expectancy

New research from Germany suggests that people who are alcohol-dependent, particularly women, may be cutting their lives even shorter than smokers. photo “Tbone” by AB via wikimedia commons In the study, More...

By deskofbrian On Monday, July 12th, 2010
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Audio captures Mel Gibson death threat against ex-girlfriend

A new audio recording released online Monday purportedly captures another profanity-laced argument between actor Mel Gibson and former girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva, in which he threatens her life and verbally abuses More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, May 18th, 2010
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Discussing my ‘Iron Man’ Boycott

I have received all sorts of the slack and comments as I avoided the first “Iron Man” film and it will appear that the next wave will come against me over “Iron Man 2.” Don’t get me More...


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