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Addiction Recovery News 10/2010 (Page 3)




Drug Implant for Opioid Addiction Looks Effective
Title: Drug Implant for Opioid Addiction Looks Effective Category: Health News Created: 10/12/2010 6:10:00 PM Last Editorial Review: 10/13/2010

Rehab delays at Gurnee Mills
Gurnee Mills is preparing for a busy holiday season with the opening of several new stores, but some mall renovations scheduled to be completed by Black Friday have now been pushed back to early next year.

Lawyer: Lindsay Lohan Didn't Try to Escape Rehab for Coca-Cola
Lindsay Lohan 's lawyer says a RadarOnline report claiming the actress, 23, tried to "escape" rehab for Coca-Cola is "absurd and untrue."

FDA OKs Drug to Treat Opioid Addiction
The FDA has approved a drug already used to treat alcohol dependence to help treat patients with addiction to heroin, morphine, and other opioids, including prescription painkillers such as OxyContin and Vicodin.

Lindsay Lohan's mother wants rehab show
Lindsay Lohan's mother is trying to set-up a reality show about her current stint in rehab.

Benefits of cancer rehab catching on
Therapy for cancer patients is taking on a different twist. More and more of them are discovering the health benefits of cancer rehab

Hatton discharged from rehab
Shamed boxing champion Ricky Hatton has left rehab following a month-long stint battling his drug problems.

Leif Garrett pleads no contest to heroin possession, entering rehab
Former 1970s heartthrob Leif Garrett pleaded no contest Friday (Oct. 15) to heroin possession and will enter a drug rehab program.

T.I. sentenced to 11 months
The rapper admits drug addiction and pleas for mercy; judge revokes his probation and orders him back to prison

Addiction Recovery Site Offers Free Information
MCALESTER, Okla., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- A residential drug rehab program, Narconon Arrowhead, has just set up a new Web site designed to allow anyone who goes to the site to download a free addiction recovery book entitled "Addiction Recovery for a Lifetime." The book is designed to point anyone in the right direction regarding choosing a drug rehab center, how to get someone into treatment as ...

Oakland panel to address drug, alcohol abuse
Gateway Rehab, the Salvation Army, Comcast and A&E Network are hosts of a special town hall meeting Wednesday at Central Catholic High School, Oakland, to address drug and alcohol abuse among Pittsburgh youth and young adults.

DPWH Completes Rehab of Quirino Grandstand
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) announced on Saturday that the rehabilitation of the historic landmark Quirino Grandstand in Manila has been completed and that the structure is now ready for turn over to the National Historical Institute (NHI). “We can say that the Quirino Grandstand is stronger than before because we have reinforced it using new ...

Rehab shrimp peel and auction nearing
It may be a strange sounding business philosophy but officials at the West Texas Rehabilitation hope you never need its services. They go further on to say that if you do, they will be there for you, regardless of your financial circumstance.

Rehab patient nabbed after fleeing facility, frightening woman
DAPHNE, Ala. — The Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office has arrested Jerry Darby for third-degree escape and second-degree burglary. Tuesday at approximately 8:45 a.m., Jerry Darby, a 32-year-old white male, who was a court-ordered patient at The Shoulder treatment facility in Daphne, fled from Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office corrections officers who went to arrest him per judge’s orders.

Roethlisberger returns, but is his rehab complete?
PITTSBURGH - Ben Roethlisberger cast a wary eye upon the dozens of reporters who showed up for his first pregame practice in nine months and questioned aloud, "I thought we'd gotten this out of the way, but obviously not."

Calgary social advocate steps down
A well-known Calgary social advocate and the public face of the Calgary Drop-In and Rehab Centre is retiring.

Rehab king E.J. Henderson produces pair of crucial picks for Vikings
E.J. Henderson's eyes light up when he talks about accelerating the rehabilitation protocol for recovering from a gruesome leg fracture like the one in December that railroaded his football career and left television viewers wincing.

Web-based program helps sailors fighting addiction
By Steve Szkotak RICHMOND The Navy is teaming up with a highly regarded addiction treatment center to provide Web-based support for thousands of sailors, their families and retired personnel struggling with alcohol and drug abuse.

Rehab patient nabbed after fleeing facility, frightening woman
DAPHNE, Ala. — The Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office has arrested Jerry Darby for third-degree escape and second-degree burglary. Tuesday at approximately 8:45 a.m., Jerry Darby, a 32-year-old white male, who was a court-ordered patient at The Shoulder treatment facility in Daphne, fled from Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office corrections officers who went to arrest him per judge’s orders.

Drug addict burglar gets last chance to beat his addiction
A PROLIFIC house breaker who struck at his next door neighbour’s home and another property in the same day has won his freedom to fight his drug addiction.

Longer-lasting options to treat drug addiction
New treatments for addiction to heroin or narcotic painkillers promise longer-lasting relief that may remove some day-to-day uncertainty of care: A once-a-month shot is now approved and a six-month implant is in the final testing phase.

Longer-lasting options to treat drug addiction
Longer-lasting options to treat drug addiction By LAURAN NEERGAARD The Associated Press Updated Oct 18, 2010 01:10PM MDT WASHINGTON • New treatments for addiction to heroin or narcotic painkillers promise longer-lasting relief that may remove some day-to-day uncertainty of care: A once-a-month shot is now approved and a six-month implant is in the final testing phase. The main treatment options ...

Longer-lasting options to treat drug addiction
New treatments for addiction to heroin or narcotic painkillers promise longer-lasting relief that may remove some day-to-day uncertainty of care: A once-a-month shot is now approved and a six-month implant is in the final testing phase.

Drug Addiction: Treatments Promise Longer-Lasting Relief
What's Your Reaction? Skipping a dose risks a relapse, but summoning the daily willpower to stick with treatment is "a formidable task," says National Institute on Drug Abuse director Dr. Nora Volkow.

Longer-Lasting Options to Treat Drug Addiction
New treatments for addiction to heroin or narcotic painkillers promise longer-lasting relief 

Should Conn. invasion killer die? Jury hears case
Attorneys for a man convicted of a deadly home invasion tried Monday to convince a jury to spare him the death penalty by portraying him as a clumsy thief driven by a powerful drug addiction and a more calculating co-defendant whom one witness compared to the devil.

Longer-lasting options to treat drug addiction
WASHINGTON (AP) -- New treatments for addiction to heroin or narcotic painkillers promise longer-lasting relief that may remove some day-to-day uncertainty of care: A once-a-month shot is now approved and a six-month implant is in the final tes

Longer-lasting options to treat drug addiction
Longer-lasting options to treat drug addiction By LAURAN NEERGAARD The Associated Press Updated Oct 18, 2010 08:14PM MDT Washington • New treatments for addiction to heroin or narcotic painkillers promise longer-lasting relief that may remove some day-to-day uncertainty of care: A once-a-month shot is now approved, and a six-month implant is in the final testing phase. Last week, the Food and ...

Michael and Dina Lohan clash over Lindsay rehab visit
Dina and Michael Lohan are heading for another showdown over Lindsay's rehab. Sources say the Betty Ford Center has upped security to keep dad...

Athleticism helps in long rehab process
If there is anything working in Eric LeGrand's favor, it is the same thing that put the junior defensive tackle in the Hackensack Medical Center, victim of a spinal cord injury suffered during the Rutgers football team's game Saturday against Army.

Rehab patient nabbed after fleeing facility, frightening woman
DAPHNE, Ala. — The Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office has arrested Jerry Darby for third-degree escape and second-degree burglary. Tuesday at approximately 8:45 a.m., Jerry Darby, a 32-year-old white male, who was a court-ordered patient at The Shoulder treatment facility in Daphne, fled from Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office corrections officers who went to arrest him per judge’s orders.

Longer-lasting options to treat drug addiction
New treatments for addiction to heroin or narcotic painkillers promise longer-lasting relief that may remove some day-to-day uncertainty of care: A once-a-month shot is now approved and a six-month implant is in the final testing phase.

Longer-lasting options to treat drug addiction
New treatments for addiction to heroin or narcotic painkillers promise longer-lasting relief that may remove some day-to-day uncertainty of care: A once-a-month shot is now approved and a six-month implant is in the final...

Jonas Jerebko ready to work hard in rehab
Auburn Hills — Pistons forward Jonas Jerebko, armed with a year's experience, headed into camp ready to impress. But that changed in the exhibition opener, when he collided with Heat center Joel Anthony and went to the floor in a heap.

Longer-lasting options to treat drug addiction
WASHINGTON - New treatments for addiction to heroin or narcotic painkillers promise longer-lasting relief that may remove some day-to-day uncertainty of care: A once-a-month shot is now approved, and a six-month implant is in final testing.

Vote for metro buildings that need rehab
A DM club has a list of structures that are the most endangered and the public can vote.

O.C. alcohol, drug rehab center closes
South Coast Recovery, a licensed alcohol and drug treatment and detox program, 205 Avenida Fabricante in San Clemente, has closed.The facility, with several houses in which clients lived while going through the 90-day treatment, had about 45...

Rehab setback forces Holmes to look toward track season
Nick Holmes is becoming an expert on injury rehab. Speaking to the Iowa redshirt sophomore about the subject is like listening to a scientist discuss the intricacies of his research.

'Celebrity Rehab' Star Bob Forrest's Musical Past
Called a lunatic and a wreck by Anthony Kiedis -- his friend! -- Bob Forrest was also the charismatic leader of one of L.A.'s greatest cult bands. Here's how he survived a life of addiction and turmoil to become the seen-it-all face of Celebrity Rehab . [Magazine Excerpt] This was not Bob Forrest's rock bottom. That came later. This was more like a pit stop on the way down. He had seen his band ...

Lecraes Rehab an uncomfortable balm for the troubled soul
Rehab from Christian hip hop artist Lecrae has got to be one of the best Christian album titles in a very long time. Why? Well, rehab is simply a process of recovery from an illness or injury or an event and we as Christians are in the same process spiritually, going from our sin to redemption.

Lindsay -- Going to Court, Begging for Rehab
Filed under: Lindsay Lohan , Judge Elden Fox , Celebrity Justice Lindsay Lohan will obey the judge's order -- no small feat -- to be in court this Friday ... and TMZ has learned Sheriff's deputies are ready to take Lindsay back to jail, if necessary. Law enforcement sources tell us LiLo will indeed leave the Betty… Read more

Is Marijuana Addictive? It Depends on Defining 'Addiction'
Does marijuana cause addiction? As Californians prepare to vote on Prop 19 -- which would legalize recreational use of the drug, at least under state law -- the question is more pertinent than ever

Rehab facility to be available for Wellington equestrian festival
Rehab facility to be available for Wellington equestrian festival

Longer-lasting options to treat drug addiction
WASHINGTON - New treatments for addiction to heroin or narcotic painkillers promise longer-lasting relief that may remove some day-to-day uncertainty of care: A once-a-month shot is now approved, and a six-month implant is in final testing.

The evolution of addiction
Second in a series Drug addiction is a problem that affects more than 20 percent of the United States population, according to Dr. Susan K. Blank, director of medical services for the Foundation Recovery Network in Atlanta, Ga.

Rehab patient nabbed after fleeing facility, frightening woman
DAPHNE, Ala. — The Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office has arrested Jerry Darby for third-degree escape and second-degree burglary. Tuesday at approximately 8:45 a.m., Jerry Darby, a 32-year-old white male, who was a court-ordered patient at The Shoulder treatment facility in Daphne, fled from Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office corrections officers who went to arrest him per judge’s orders.

Eric LeGrand's New Challenge: Tackling Rehab
Eric LeGrand, the Rutgers football player, has suffered a severe injury to the spinal cord. For doctors, it's tough to say how long his treatment and rehabilitation could last, and whether he can recover.

Longer-lasting options to treat drug addiction
WASHINGTON -- New treatments for addiction to heroin or narcotic painkillers promise longer-lasting relief that might remove some day-to-day uncertainty of care: A once-a-month shot is now approved and a six-month implant is in the final testing phase.

Struggle against drug trafficking
Drug addiction, which has spread significantly across Russia over the past decade, poses a serious threat to the country's security.

Hatem Bridge Rehab On Schedule
State transportation officials said the rehabilitation of Thomas J. Hatem Memorial Bridge is on schedule for completion in September 2011.




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