Need a Cheap Divorce? Here Are Some Options

The internet made cheap divorces possible. Previously, you had one option — hire a divorce lawyer. Now, your options include form packets, legal aid websites and even cheap online divorce platforms that ask questions and fill out the forms for you. Here are five options to help you save money on your divorce. 1. Stay … Read more

Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs Visits Lancaster County Recovery House, Discusses Importance of Becoming Licensed

Lancaster, PA – Today, the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) visited licensed recovery house, R3 House, LLC, to highlight their programs for residents in recovery from substance use disorder and discuss the importance of becoming licensed. “The Wolf Administration is committed to ensuring that all Pennsylvanians are supported through each phase of their … Read more

Federal Agencies Have Substantial Authority to Boost Methadone Access

Methadone, a Food and Drug Administration-approved treatment for opioid use disorder (OUD), can reduce illicit opioid use and prevent overdose deaths, which reached record numbers last year. More than 400,000 people in the United States received methadone as part of their addiction treatment in 2019, and many more could benefit from this lifesaving medication—an estimated … Read more

Addiction Nursing Care courses informed, encouragement, compassionate care for West Virginians struggling with substance use disorder | School of Nursing

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Through two West Virginia University School of Nursing continuing professional development courses, nurses and other healthcare providers in the state can better understand the needs of patients with substance use disorder (SUD) and how to best treat them. Addiction Nursing Care features two courses — Office-Based Medication Assisted Treatment (OBMAT) and Nursing … Read more

Aurora recovery center focuses on addiction treatment for transgender women

The Don’t Look Back Center is an Office of Behavioral Health-licensed agency that offers addiction counseling and therapy services for women and transgender woman. Corinthiah Brown is the founder. “We have a place that’s trauma-informed and I can’t express [the word] Safe enough,” Brown said. “It’s a place where you’re safe to talk about trans … Read more

Veterans are reluctant to seek help for sleep

American military veterans are least willing to seek treatment for the health conditions that are most prevalent in their communities — including sleep and alcohol use problems — according to a new study from the University of Missouri School of Medicine. The findings also show a link between willingness to seek help among veterans of … Read more

Thomas Bewley – The Lancet

Psychiatrist and early specialist in addiction. He was born in Dublin, Ireland, on July 8, 1926 and died of respiratory failure in London, UK, on ​​June 26, 2022 aged 95 years. It was in the spring of 1964 that Thomas Bewley, later to become President of the Royal College of Psychiatrists in the UK, wrote … Read more

Association of cannabis potency with mental ill health and addiction: a systematic review

1. World Drug Report 2021. United Nations, 2021 2. Hanuš LO Meyer SM Muñoz E Taglialatela-Scafati O Appendino G Phytocannabinoids: a unified critical inventory. Nat Prod Rep. 2016; 33: 1357-1392 3. Curran HV Freeman TP Mokrysz C Lewis DA Morgan CJA Parsons LH Keep off the grass? Cannabis, cognition and addiction. Nat Rev Neurosci. 2016; … Read more