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Kentucky Teens Impacted By Drug Abuse Eligible For College Scholarship

By McCarton Ackerman

Once again, the Sarah Shay Memorial Scholarship and the Michael Donta Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to high school students affected by drugs. MORE  

Philip Seymour Hoffman's Death Contributing to Greater Naloxone Access

By McCarton Ackerman

The actor's death has triggered dozens of states to enact naloxone programs and Good Samaritan laws. MORE  

Illinois Suburb Residents Protest Inpatient Rehab Center

By McCarton Ackerman

Residents of Englewood are upset about a group of ex-drug offenders moving into their community. MORE  

Wife Accuses Wealthy Banker Ex of Embarrassing Drug-Related Behavior in Lawsuit

By McCarton Ackerman

The sordid allegations against investment banker Sage Kelly are hardly uncommon in the world of Wall Street. MORE  

Two Bipolar Chicks

By McCarton Ackerman

Wendy K. Williamson and Honora Rose talk mental illness, drug addiction and their new book. MORE  

Wisconsin State Rep. Opens Up About Daughter's Drug Addiction

By McCarton Ackerman

Representative John Nygren has been fighting substance abuse both in the state assembly and at home. MORE  

California Doctor Accused of Writing Thousands of Illegal Prescriptions

By McCarton Ackerman

Dan Chan was arrested on 31 counts for writing illegal prescriptions and laundering money. MORE  

Ottawa Gunman Had Lengthy History Of Drug Addiction

By McCarton Ackerman

Michael Zehaf-Bibeau tried in vain to kick his crack cocaine and heroin addictions. MORE  

Daughter of Porn King Larry Flynt in Critical Condition After Drunk Driving Accident

By McCarton Ackerman

Lisa Flynt's blood alcohol was twice the legal limit when she crashed into an Ohio store last Friday. MORE  

Father-Son Treatment Center Pioneers Accused of Mass Fraud

By McCarton Ackerman

Alan and Jason Brand are accused of embezzling millions in Medicaid funds. MORE  

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Kentucky Teens Impacted By Drug Abuse Eligible For College Scholarship

Once again, the Sarah Shay Memorial Scholarship and the Michael Donta Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to high school students affected by drugs.

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Philip Seymour Hoffman's Death Contributing to Greater Naloxone Access

The actor's death has triggered dozens of states to enact naloxone programs and Good Samaritan laws.

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Women who had ended their marriages reported higher levels of drug and alcohol use as a means to relieve stress.

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