Medicaid Expansion Could Be on Ballot in 2014

Medicaid expansion could be on ballot in 2014

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Supporters have been discouraged by Faber and other conservatives who have talked of a more-limited expansion, possibly just to those in need of mental-health care and drug-addiction services, and new mandates such as drug testing, work requirements …
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Prescription drugs: 'No single solution' to resolve addiction

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The maximum cautionary tale — murder, an outlier to even Ms. Katz' comprehensive list — should have rang sirens from all edges of town, yet even after suffering this traumatic incident, drug use and abuse continues in Ridgefield. First Selectman Rudy …
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Drug Courts' second annual Cross State Relay for Recovery in Novi on May 22

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At each stop, the MADCP flag will be passed to another group of riders as a symbol of the collective impact of Michigan's Drug Courts and the inspiring stories of transformation brought to bear every day in Michigan's Drug Courts. Currently there are …


Drug addiction is a disease — but a curable one

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As best they can, they tell their stories. I've also heard from thousands by mail and e-mail, and more write every day. In a typical week, … It's about life. Our prevention and treatment efforts have failed mostly because they've focused on dealing …
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Real Drug Addiction Story – David Pendley a recovering addict shares his story of life before and after drug addiction.


And Still We Rise
Event on 2013-05-31 19:00:00

Enter the world of drug addiction, domestic assault and homelessness through "And Still We Rise", a theatrical performance by about about those who survive and share their stories of coming through. And Still We Rise Productions is a collaborative theater project dedicated to healing, public awareness, and social change through empowering the voices of formerly incarcerated people and their loved ones. Please see the trailer online:


The event is free and beings at 7pm.

at Washburn Hall – Lesley University
10 Phillips Place
Cambridge, United States