Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

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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....
August 12, 2014
Doors close on underage drinkingWatauga DemocratDoors close on underage drinking. by Anna Oakes. The Watauga Substance Abuse Prevention collaborative and Western Youth Network believe two Boone establishments'...
August 12, 2014
Binge, underage drinking proof positive of troublesHenry HeraldMillions of young men and women are either returning to college or leaving home for the first time to continue their education. For some of those...
August 12, 2014
13 underage drinking tickets issued by police on Lake Wawasee patrolThe Elkhart TruthConservation officers from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources say targeted enforcement operations often result from...
August 12, 2014
Jacksonville Daily News Partnership looks at combating prescription drug abuseJacksonville Daily NewsEfforts to keep prescription medication from falling into the wrong hands do not end with arrests by law...
August 12, 2014
A federal program that provides billions in drug discounts to safety net hospitals and other health care providers is expanding under health care reform, but divergent views on the purpose and future scope of the...
July 17, 2014
E-cigarette makers are quickly producing new flavors to attract customers, The New York Times reports. More than 7,000 flavors are now available, with an estimated 250 new varieties being introduced each month.

 

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