Addiction expert hopeful for new treatment options

HUNTINGTON — Addiction treatment is changing for the better, and Dr. A. Thomas McLellan could not be happier about it. alcohol and addiction news

Addiction and Recovery Expert Christopher Kennedy Lawford to Keynote NCFADS Summer School

WILMINGTON, N.C., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Actor, advocate and New York Times best-selling author Christopher Kennedy Lawford will share his personal story of addiction and recovery as the keynote speaker for the 37th annual North Carolina Foundation for Alcohol and Drug Studies (NCFADS) Summer School. Lawford's keynote will be among the highlights of the […]

Addictions expert to combat issue head-on

Vancouver Coastal Health and St. Paul's Hospital are joining forces to combat Vancouver's soaring alcohol and drug addiction problem with the appointment of Dr. Evan Wood as the new medical director for addiction services at VCH and physician program director for addiction at Providence Health Care. alcohol and addiction news

Health expert to tackle Vancouver’s addiction puzzle

Vancouver Coastal Health and St. Paul’s Hospital are joining forces to combat Vancouver’s soaring alcohol and drug addiction problem with the appointment of Dr. Evan Wood as the new medical director for addiction services at VCH and physician program director for addiction at Providence Health Care. “There has been an 89-per-cent increase in presentations to […]

Drunkorexic? Expert Says Off-The-Wagon Tara Reid Is ‘Significantly Underweight’

Rehab alum Tara Reid is back on the booze— and it seems to be compromising her health. The Sharknado 2 actress, who checked into an L.A. rehab facility for alcohol… READ ON alcohol and addiction news

State expert says drug addiction at epidemic level

Gary Tennis, secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs, said drug addiction has reached epidemic proportions. One out of every four families … alcohol and addiction news

World Renowned Addiction Expert Johnny The Healer Offers A New Powerful Addiction Cure Protocol “The Pouyan Method”

Johnny The Healer’s Special Protocol the “Pouyan Method” Breaks Addiction to Opiates, Alcohol, Cocaine, Meth and other Drugs in 7-10 Days With No Withdrawal Symptoms and or Toxic Pharmaceutical drugs (PRWeb March 16, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/Johnny-The-Healer-Cures/Drug-Addiction-Reviews/prweb11673917.htm alcohol and addiction news

Addiction Expert Weighs In On Hoffman’s Death

Family, friends and fans of Philip Seymour Hoffman are reeling from the news of the 46-year-old actor’s death from an apparent drug overdose. alcohol and addiction news

Substance abuse expert: Increased marijuana use will lead to more crowded prisons (Guest column)

I hope those who endorsed this measure are as willing to lend their support to treatment programs to help our increasing number of young people whose lives are adversely affected by marijuana. alcohol and addiction news

Hazelden Expert Talks at St. Schlastica

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) – Alcohol addiction is a devastating disease, which is why forming a support group is essential to helping those with addiction problems. The college of St. Scholastica's CLEAN program teamed up with Hazelden an alcohol and drug treatment center. alcohol and addiction news