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Medicare needs to cover non-opioid pain management for seniors

Bangor Daily News 28 May 2024
If passed, the Alternatives to Prevent Addiction in the Nation ( Alternatives to PAIN) Act would not only make sure that American seniors can access non-opioid treatments at a sensible price through ...

Files show HSE manager sold property to charity seeking funding

RTE 28 May 2024
In a recent response to a parliamentary question, CHO DNCC’s Social Inclusion/Addiction Service said that from 2018 to 2022, it provided the Peter McVerry Trust with around €14m in total.

Connection K-drama Actor Ji-Sung on Facing a Health Scare During Filming

Coming Soon 27 May 2024
However, after being kidnapped, he starts to take drugs and becomes an addict himself ... As I was acting, I had to do another act ... He added, “I acted out the confusing battle between me trying to overcome drugs and me trying to enjoy my drug addiction.

Gov. Hochul: Pass laws to save NY kids from epidemic of social-media despair

New York Post 27 May 2024
The Stop Addictive Feeds Exploitation (SAFE) for Kids Act will require social-media companies to restrict the addictive features on their platforms that most harm young users.

An ex-addict

The Daily Mail 27 May 2024
addictive drinking is a spectrum ... If any of this sounds familiar to you, here are the signs your drinking has entered the 'grey area' — a land that can span many years — between non-addicted and fully addicted.

National View: 'Talk to a veteran in your life about addiction'

Duluth News Tribune 26 May 2024
Unfortunately, so many within the veteran community struggle with addiction and mental health issues, and it often goes overlooked ... Doing this helps to remove the stigma connected to addiction and encourages more veterans to seek out help.

Nurse who was also an addict gets prison for supplying fatal dose of fentanyl to friend

GoErie 26 May 2024
Act 158 of 2022 required law enforcement officers to report any encounter they had with a person who accidentally overdosed on drugs to the state's Overdose Information Network ... Wolf, was not acting in ...

The seven red flags that prove you are addicted to pornography - and how to ...

The Daily Mail 25 May 2024
Could you be one of the one-in-20 Brits caught in the grips of a porn addiction? ... Porn, used to fulfil sexual desire, can ironically act as dampener to the real thing in cases of addiction ... Avoiding events and work to feed the addiction.

Gripping Psychological Drama and Dance Collide in Mayerling at Houston Ballet

Houston Press 24 May 2024
Walsh’s evolution from seemingly discontent to degenerate prince – violent-prone, gonorrhea-infected, drug-addicted, and death-obsessed – is played with wild-eyed intensity. Incredibly well-acted and ...

Lawmakers navigate AI’s promise, perils in health care

The Hill 24 May 2024
{beacon}. Friday, May 24, 2024 ... California legislators approved bills to impose damages on social media companies for harms done to children; a children’s data privacy act; and a measure barring companies from showing teens “addictive” algorithms ... 2026.

20 years of Bennifer, explained

Vox 24 May 2024
He likens her constant performance — whether it’s acting, singing, dancing, playing the Super Bowl halftime show, or even making this documentary — to an addiction.

Hochul, lawmakers push passage of internet child safety bills

The Post-Standard 23 May 2024
The two bills — the Stop Addictive Feeds Exploitation for Kids Act and the Child Data Protection Act — have received fierce opposition from Big Tech companies that have also sought to arm their ...

Tobacco and nicotine industry tactics addict youth for life

World Health Organization 23 May 2024
If policy makers don’t act, current and future generations may be facing a new wave of harms, characterized by addiction to and use of many tobacco and nicotine products, including cigarettes.”.

Delaware faces housing and overdose crises. We are all responsible

Delaware Online 23 May 2024
Act like it, because “Xylazine, a non-opioid tranquilizer used as a sedative in large animals and more commonly known as ‘Tranq,’ has been a growing threat in Delaware ... We must think and act beyond ...

New Hilltop mental health hospital unveiled amid workforce shortage and high care demand

The Columbus Dispatch 23 May 2024
"This project illustrates how, when you dream big, great things can happen, even in state government," said Bob Short, acting deputy director for hospital services at Ohio Mental Health and Addiction ...

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