Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

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August 21, 2014
Tipsy tailgating: OSU cracking down on underage drinking on game dayskfor.comSTILLWATER, Okla. – Football, beer and tailgates go hand-in-hand when you're talking about college game days, but the lines often...
August 21, 2014
Prescription drug abuse: APhA presents recommendations to Senate HELP ...American Pharmacists Association, pharmacist.comMore recommendations were to leverage the use of health information technology, strengthen...
August 20, 2014
Underage Drinking Regulations Get Tightened in BarnegatThe SandPaperAn ordinance adopted this week by the Barnegat Township Committee will give police authority to arrest people for underage drinking on private...
August 19, 2014
Prescription drug abuseMcalester News CapitalPrescription drug abuse is the nation's fastest-growing drug problem. While there has been a marked decrease in the use of some illegal drugs like cocaine, data from...
August 19, 2014
State police crack down on underage drinking at Bethel Woods showTimes Herald-RecordBETHEL — State police enforcing a crackdown on underage drinking arrested eight concertgoers between the ages of 16 and 20 Sunday...
August 18, 2014
Hospitals fight prescription-drug abuseSan Francisco ExaminerRecently, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Targiniq, yet another abuse-deterrent narcotic pain pill, as part of its ongoing effort to curb...
August 14, 2014
Title: Robin Williams' Death Shines Light on Depression, Substance AbuseCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/12/2014 1:36:00 PMLast Editorial Review: 8/13/2014 12:00:00 AM
August 14, 2014
Title: Many Shift Workers Use Drugs to Sleep, Stay Awake, Study FindsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/13/2014 9:35:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/13/2014 12:00:00 AM
August 13, 2014
Northdallasgazette SAMHSA recognizes honorees at 2014 Voice AwardsPharmiWeb.com (press release)This year's theme -- Learning About Young Adult Behavioral Health -- underscores SAMHSA's commitment to educate...
August 13, 2014
John Williams Full Show 8/13/14: Underage drinking, Alive Inside, Karen LewisWGN RadioJohn talks about the punishment that high school students receive even if they don't get arrested for underage drinking....

 

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