Fostering Family: Programs Support Babies Born With Alcohol, Drug Exposure

Fostering family: Programs support babies born with alcohol, drug exposure

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The National Center of Substance Abuse and Child Welfare estimates 400,000 to 440,000 babies — about 10 percent of all births — born each year are affected by prenatal alcohol or illicit drug exposure. In surveys taken in 2010 and 2011, 5 percent of …
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That drinking feeling

Filed under: alcohol and drug treatment centers

Any number of factors can draw the elderly to drinking, said John Graubner, RN manager for the SAGE Unit, Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center in Sun City West's facility for diagnosis and treatment of behavioral health issues. “A lot of people reach …


Addictions are no laughing matter

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Drug and alcohol-related deaths have doubled since the early 1980?s (Center for Disease Control and Prevention). Approximately 135,000 deaths a year in the US are directly attributed to drugs/alcohol. Improvement in addiction treatment will come about …
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Report: South Amboy drug rehab facility approval angers residents

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SOUTH AMBOY – The City Council's approval of a drug and alcohol abuse treatment center late last month left many residents fuming, according to the Amboy Guardian, but the officials who approved the plan said they had little other choice. According to …
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