Posts Tagged ‘substance abuse’

Senate Approves Bill on Drug Monitoring Program

...  approves bill on drug monitoring program One requires that insurers cover methadone and other medications used to treat substance abuse. Another creates a process for follow-up care for patients with addiction issues after they're discharged from emergency rooms or other health care facilities. Read more on Kansas City StarWhat happens when the vulnerable leave hospital? He knows all the nooks and crannies, all the places others like him will bed down. Where to find a toilet, how to get a shower. How to survive. …. It used to be – maybe 15 years ago – that hospitals had social services ...

Fatal Methadone Overdoses Soar in Kent County – WZZM

Fatal methadone overdoses soar in Kent County – WZZMFatal methadone overdoses soar in Kent CountyWZZMMethadone entered the public consciousness in the 1950s when American doctors began using it to treat heroin addiction. Today, about 500,000 people are participating in methadone treatment programs nationwide, including several hundred locally.Methadone Uses – Google News Boston to shutter drug treatment facility – Boston GlobeBoston to shutter drug treatment facilityBoston GlobeIn a 6-to-1 vote last week, Boston's Board of Health decided to end more than 40 years of city-run methadone treatment, which uses the narcotic to wean addicts from heroin and other opiates. The addiction services will now be handled by Community …Methadone Uses – Google News Group uses Boone County 4-H and Utopia Fair to bring attention to Northern … – WCPO    Read more... ...

Fatal Methadone Overdoses Soar in Kent County – WZZM

Fatal methadone overdoses soar in Kent County – WZZMFatal methadone overdoses soar in Kent CountyWZZMMethadone entered the public consciousness in the 1950s when American doctors began using it to treat heroin addiction. Today, about 500,000 people are participating in methadone treatment programs nationwide, including several hundred locally.Methadone Uses – Google News Boston to shutter drug treatment facility – Boston GlobeBoston to shutter drug treatment facilityBoston GlobeIn a 6-to-1 vote last week, Boston's Board of Health decided to end more than 40 years of city-run methadone treatment, which uses the narcotic to wean addicts from heroin and other opiates. The addiction services will now be handled by Community …Methadone Uses – Google News Group uses Boone County 4-H and Utopia Fair to bring attention to Northern … – WCPO    Read more... ...

Fatal Methadone Overdoses Soar in Kent County – WZZM

Fatal methadone overdoses soar in Kent County – WZZMFatal methadone overdoses soar in Kent CountyWZZMMethadone entered the public consciousness in the 1950s when American doctors began using it to treat heroin addiction. Today, about 500,000 people are participating in methadone treatment programs nationwide, including several hundred locally.Methadone Uses – Google News Boston to shutter drug treatment facility – Boston GlobeBoston to shutter drug treatment facilityBoston GlobeIn a 6-to-1 vote last week, Boston's Board of Health decided to end more than 40 years of city-run methadone treatment, which uses the narcotic to wean addicts from heroin and other opiates. The addiction services will now be handled by Community …Methadone Uses – Google News Group uses Boone County 4-H and Utopia Fair to bring attention to Northern … – WCPO    Read more... ...

Fatal Methadone Overdoses Soar in Kent County – WZZM

Fatal methadone overdoses soar in Kent County – WZZMFatal methadone overdoses soar in Kent CountyWZZMMethadone entered the public consciousness in the 1950s when American doctors began using it to treat heroin addiction. Today, about 500,000 people are participating in methadone treatment programs nationwide, including several hundred locally.Methadone Uses – Google News Boston to shutter drug treatment facility – Boston GlobeBoston to shutter drug treatment facilityBoston GlobeIn a 6-to-1 vote last week, Boston's Board of Health decided to end more than 40 years of city-run methadone treatment, which uses the narcotic to wean addicts from heroin and other opiates. The addiction services will now be handled by Community …Methadone Uses – Google News Group uses Boone County 4-H and Utopia Fair to bring attention to Northern … – WCPO    Read more... ...

Fatal Methadone Overdoses Soar in Kent County – WZZM

Fatal methadone overdoses soar in Kent County – WZZMFatal methadone overdoses soar in Kent CountyWZZMMethadone entered the public consciousness in the 1950s when American doctors began using it to treat heroin addiction. Today, about 500,000 people are participating in methadone treatment programs nationwide, including several hundred locally.Methadone Uses – Google News Boston to shutter drug treatment facility – Boston GlobeBoston to shutter drug treatment facilityBoston GlobeIn a 6-to-1 vote last week, Boston's Board of Health decided to end more than 40 years of city-run methadone treatment, which uses the narcotic to wean addicts from heroin and other opiates. The addiction services will now be handled by Community …Methadone Uses – Google News Group uses Boone County 4-H and Utopia Fair to bring attention to Northern … – WCPO    Read more... ...