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Democrats Push $600 Million Emergency Heroin Bill

Democrats Push $600 Million Emergency Heroin Bill

WASHINGTON — With Congress gradually edging around to actually treating the opioid and heroin abuse crisis as a crisis, Senate Democrats tried to ratchet up the pressure on Republicans Thursday to put some money into confronting the problem.
The move came just after the Senate Judiciary Committee approved a bill called the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act, which aims to shift the federal
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Adolescents with substance use disorder and assent/consent: empirical data on understanding biobank risks in genomic research – Coors ME, Raymond KM, Hopfer CJ, Sakai J, McWilliams SK, Young S, Mikulich-Gilbertson SK.

Click to Donate Now Your donation is safe and secure through the services of “Network for Good” a fund-raising platform for charities. Coors ME, Raymond KM, Hopfer CJ, Sakai J, McWilliams SK, Young S, Mikulich-Gilbertson SK. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2015; ePub(ePub): ePub. OBJECTIVE: This study assessed whether a customized disclosure form increases understanding for adolescents with substance use di
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Methamphetamine addiction: involvement of CREB and neuroinflammatory signaling pathways

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These data show an association of METH exposure with activation of neuroplastic and neuroinflammatory cascades in the brain. The neuroplastic changes may be involved in promoting METH addiction. Neuroinflammatory processes in the striatum may underlie cognitive deficits, depression, and parkinsonism reported in METH addicts. Therapeutic approaches that include suppression of n
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Addictions agency merger leads to site changes in Niagara County

A month after completing a merger with a Niagara Falls-based agency, Cazenovia Recovery Systems Inc. is shifting its Niagara County administrative offices to Lockport.

The office moved from its longtime site at 625 Buffalo Ave. in Niagara Falls to 76 West Ave. in Lockport.

The merger brought all of Fellowship’s mental health, residential and drug treatment programs under Cazenovia’s umbrella
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Neanderthal DNA may account for nicotine addiction and depression

Matching modern genetic profiles against genes known to have been inherited from Neanderthals has shown links to a wide range of current disordersModern European and Asian people may owe more than skin or hair colour to Neanderthal ancestry. Interbreeding 50,000 years ago between two species of human may also have bequeathed a sunburn hazard called keratosis, addiction to nicotine, and a greater r
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