Substance Abuse Blog

Opinion | The 988 suicide help line is saving lives

Hannah Wesolowski is primary advocacy officer of the National Alliance on Mental Disorder. For too long, there hasn’t been a simple, safe method for somebody experiencing self-destructive ideas or a psychological health crisis to get instanthelp Thankfully, that seems altering thanks to 988. 988, which appeared across the country previously this summer season, is a … Read more

Pa. lawmakers want to improve conditions for women in prison

. September 20, 2022|5:29 PM . Prison personnel would have to limitation how and when they utilize things like restraints and holding cell. . . Sam Dunklau . . . . . . Sam Dunklau is the Capitol Bureau Chief for WITF. He formerly covered Illinois state federal government for NPR member station WUISin Springfield, IL.(* )Because … Read more

Rural suicide a focus of WSU research, outreach – WSU Insider

The suicide rate in rural America is greater than in city America. Factors consist of a absence of psychological healthcare, monetary tension, seclusion, drug abuse and usually higher access to weapons. All of it amounts to a terrible– and growing– health variation. Washington State University is dealing with brand-new techniques to resolve the problem, grounded … Read more

Nov. 2022 Election: Q&A with Marie Waldron, California state Assembly District 75 candidate

There are 2 prospects on the Nov. 8 tally running for a two-year term to represent this Assembly district: Republican politician Assemblymember Randy Voepel and Republican politician organization owner/Assemblymember Marie Waldron. Here are Waldron’s responses to a 14-question study The San Diego Union-Tribune Editorial Board emailed prospects. Q: Why do you desire this task and … Read more

LA Dept. of Public Health: Counterfeit Pills Contaminated with Fentanyl Causing Drug Overdoses

A health alert has actually been released in Los Angeles after 4 teenagers overdosed after taking counterfeit narcotic pills; one of them was discovered dead at their school. Picture: Aquir, Adobe Stock The Los Angeles Department of Public Health is providing a health alert after 4 teenagers were discovered overdosed following acquiring counterfeit narcotic pills … Read more

Green Bay Packers Wideout Amari Rodgers Still Hoping To Prove He’s Not An All-Time Bust

Amari Rodgers has simply 4 profession captures for the Green Bay Packers. Copyright 2022 The Associated Press. All rights scheduled. Seventeen months after the Green Bay Packers utilized a 3rd round draft tease Amari Rodgers, it’s most likely prematurely to cross out the wideout/return male. However it’s getting close. The Packers traded a 3rd- and … Read more

ETSU new student enrollment, graduation rate and employee satisfaction at record highs

Authorities at East Tennessee State University got a radiant progress report for the university today, with leaders revealing that new student enrollment,graduation rates and employee satisfaction are all at historical highs. Throughout a quarterly conference of the university’s Board of Trustees, ETSU administrators. shared last enrollment numbers for the fall 2022 term. The university is … Read more

Bay County Health Department highlights top 5 health priorities

(*5 *). BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) – Putting resources towards psychological health and drug abuse are 2 of the top priorities for regional health leaders. The Florida Department of Health in Bay County is partnering with other health groups to develop an action strategy to address health requires in the neighborhood. These focus locations will … Read more

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