Addiction Recovery Weekly Roundup – July 4th Week

Signature Addiction Recovery Programs Addiction to alcohol, opiates, or other substances is a serious psychiatric illness, most often complicated by other mental health diagnoses such as depression and anxiety. At McLean Hospital, we are committed to providing exceptional clinical care to help individuals work toward recovery. (mcleanhospital.org) Frankfort addiction recovery rally aims to make treatment …

Vegetarian Eating

You can get every one of the supplements you need from a veggie lover eating plan by eating an assortment of food sources. However, you may have to find additional ways to ensure that you are getting sufficient protein, iron, calcium, zinc, and nutrient B12.  What additional means you need to take relies upon what …

Addiction Recovery Weekly Roundup – July 3rd Week

With new laws and rule changes, some see hope in the addiction battle By summer’s end, every New Jersey resident will be legally permitted to purchase the life-saving opioid antidote naloxone without a prescription. And they can then administer it to anyone they believe is suffering from a drug overdose, or share it with others …

Addiction Recovery Weekly Roundup – July 2nd Week

New laws strengthen addiction recovery support Two important state bills drafted to help support those recovering from substance abuse issues and their families received unanimous endorsement in the state House and Senate and have been signed into law by Gov. Tom Wolf. (dailyitem.com) Opioid addiction treatment apps found sharing sensitive data with third parties As …

Addiction Recovery Weekly Roundup – July 1st Week

New Addiction Recovery Center in McKenzie County Brings Much Needed Service to Northwestern North Dakota MCKENZIE COUNTY, N.D. – The Summit Silver Creek Center is a former man camp that has been transformed into a place where those struggling with addiction can find help. It feels really good (to be open). We’re getting really good …

Addiction weekly news-June 4th Week

Dave Attridge, the founder of local addiction recovery network, has died The founder of Recovery Now NY, Dave Attridge, has died. Attridge started the nonprofit in 2017 to support addicts and their families. Attridge died in Florida on May 29 after complications from a stroke. He was 50. Attridge teamed up with the town of …

Addiction Weekly News June 3rd Week

1.Holyoke Police Community Center focuses on mental health, addiction intervention efforts Acting Mayor Terence Murphy praised the efforts of the Holyoke Police Community Center, a unit that teams with mental health and addiction specialists on intervention strategies.(masslive.com) 2.Grants coming to deal with addiction and mental health Multiple grants will bring almost $1.5 million to Daviess …

Addiction & Mental Health News June 2nd Week

1.Loss of Brother to Addiction and Mental Illness Inspires Sister to Raise Money by Selling Face Masks. Starting June 10th, until midnight Sunday, June 13th customers across Canada can help raise funds for Mental Health Organizations in their own provinces by purchasing much needed luxury cotton face masks.(todayville.com) 2.Budget casualties: Mental health and substance abuse …

Weekly Addiction And Mental Health News

1.Coverage parity for mental health, substance abuse, a key focus for insurance regulators Health insurers are prohibited from placing unfavorable limits on mental health and substance abuse benefits, and yet, many do. Federal and state regulators are taking aim at these practices and making the enforcement of the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act …

Weekly Addiction & Mental Health News

1.Breaking the cycle: How addiction and mental illness fuel one another Have you ever been stuck in a roundabout?You just keep going around and around and can’t get seem to get off.Experts say that’s how mental illness and addiction work. One cycle fuels the other.For those living through it, that cycle can feel impossible to …