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Addiction Recovery News 04/2011




The Recovery Place Wages War on Addiction Rehab Myths
As of late, myths about alcohol and drug rehab seem to defeat those who struggle against their addictions. The Recovery Place is taking an active stance against these destructive myths in order to provide help for those who need it most, the addicts, alcoholics and their families. (PRWeb April 01, 2011) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2011/04/prweb5212544 ...

Pronger has rehab setback
08:25 AM ET 04.01 | Plan A has been scrapped. The plan was for Chris Pronger to return to the Flyers next week, just in time to get in a final tuneup or two before the regular season ends next Saturday.

Michael Lohan's 'rehab at sea'
Michael Lohan has announced plans to launch a $3.9 million ''rehab at sea'' facility in Fort Lauderdale Florida.

Nurse anesthetists struggle with drug addiction
An increasing number of nurse anesthetists in the country are dying from drug addiction. Officials say many of the drugs categorized as pain killers contain elements of cocaine, which is abused by some anesthetists.

Lohan, rehab worker heard yelling on 911 call
A rehab worker told an emergency dispatcher that she ordered Lindsay Lohan to pack her bags and leave the Betty Ford Center after the actress hit her during a December argument, according to a recording of the call released...

Lohan, rehab worker heard yelling on 911 call
ANTHONY McCARTNEY AP Entertainment Writer RIVERSIDE, Calif. A rehab worker told a 911 dispatcher that she ordered Lindsay Lohan to pack her bags and leave the Betty Ford Center after the actress hit her during a December argument, according to a recording of the call released Friday. The six-minute call started with a chaotic exchange between Lohan and the worker, Dawn Holland, arguing over ...

Lohan, Rehab Worker Heard Yelling On 911 Call
A rehab worker is heard on the 911 recording telling an operator that Lohan hit her and telling the actress to pack her bags to leave rehab during a December argument.

Lohan, rehab worker heard yelling on 911 call
A rehab worker told a 911 dispatcher that she ordered Lindsay Lohan to pack her bags and leave the Betty Ford Center after the actress hit her during a December argument, according to a recording of the call.

Rehab consortium wins €150m British job training contract
THE BRITISH government has awarded a €150 million contract to a Rehab-led consortium to train up to 100,000 long-term unemployed in Wales and the southwest of England to get back into employment.

Michael Lohan's 'rehab at sea'
Michael Lohan has announced plans to launch a 'rehab at sea' facility.

Lohan, rehab worker heard yelling on 911 call
A rehab worker told a 911 dispatcher that she ordered Lindsay Lohan to pack her bags and leave the Betty Ford Center after the actress hit her during a December argument, according to a recording of the call released Friday.

Lohan, rehab worker heard yelling on 911 call
A rehab worker told a 911 dispatcher that she ordered Lindsay Lohan to pack her bags and leave the Betty Ford Center after...

Lohan, rehab worker heard yelling on 911 call
RIVERSIDE, CALIF. (AP) - A rehab worker told a 911 dispatcher that she ordered Lindsay Lohan to pack her bags and leave the Betty Ford Center after the actress hit her during a December argument, according to a recording of the call released Friday. The six-minute call started with a chaotic ...

Lindsay Lohan, rehab worker heard in 911 call (Audio)
Listen to the 911 call made after alleged scuffle between Lindsay Lohan and Dawn Holland, who worked at rehab center.

Are Drug Courts Really Effective?
U.S. drug courts, which divert non-violent drug cases and assign offenders to treatment and supervision rather than jail, are championed by the left, right and center.

Lohan, rehab worker heard yelling on 911 call
A rehab worker told an emergency dispatcher that she ordered Lindsay Lohan to pack her bags and leave the Betty Ford Center after the actress hit her during a December argument, according to a recording of the call released Friday.

Michael Lohan launching rehab at sea
Los Angeles, Apr 3 (PTI) Troubled star Lindsay Lohan''s father Michael is all set to launch a rehab facility on a yacht at sea. The ''Mean Girls'' star concluded her 90-day rehab stint recently and now her estranged father is planning to set up a new business venture to provide "valuable treatment" to others in need, reported X17 online. "I''m excited to say I''m starting a rehab facility at sea ...

Rehab expansion - nothing to fear
NEIGHBOURS of a drug and alcohol rehabilitation centre in Weston have nothing to fear over a planned expansion to the site, a specialist consultant has said.

Lindsay Lohan's frantic 911 call from rehab released
Betty Ford Center Staff Member Dawn Holland placed the December 12 call and the two women struggled audibly for some six minutes. RANCHO MIRAGE (KTLA) -- A 911 call placed by Betty Ford Center staffer Dawn Holland during a Dec. 12 scuffle with Lindsay Lohan was released Friday, three days after prosecutors announced that the actress would not be charged with misdemeanor battery due to ...

'Exceptional Mitigating Circumstances' Gain Lawyer Reinstatement
A New York appeals court has reinstated an attorney who, after falling prey to drug addiction, has "turned his life around" and now counsels former drug addicts and runs a successful sandwich shop as well as a non-profit that provides job training to high school students.

Rehab worker says Lohan assaulted her, but prosecutors say the evidence was insufficent for criminal charges
Associated Press RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A rehab worker told a 911 dispatcher that she ordered Lindsay Lohan to pack her bags and leave the Betty Ford Center after the actress hit her during a December argument, according to a recording of the call released Friday.

Video: Lohan's rehab brawl 911 tape
A rehab worker is heard on a newly released recording telling a 911 operator that Lindsay Lohan hit her and telling the actress to pack her bags to leave rehab during a December argument.

Interserve joint venture awarded £130m contract
Rehab JobFit, a 50:50 joint venture between Interserve and Rehab Group, has been awarded preferred provider status to deliver the Department for Work and Pensions' new Work Programme in Wales and the ...

HBT: Peavy to make Double-A rehab start Friday
The incident at Dodger Stadium on Opening Day has led to a lot of discussion about fan safety, but for some people who are familiar with Dodger Stadium, this is not a new problem.

For Some, Food Is Like a Drug
For some, food is like a drug, and a new study backs up that belief. Researchers led by Yale University doctoral student Ashley Gearhardt discovered that women who display more signs of food addiction, when shown a picture of a milkshake and then given a taste of it, had more activity in areas of the brain associated with "craving" than women who showed fewer signs of food addiction. The women ...

Food Addiction And Drug Addiction: Brain Activity Shows Similarities, Study Finds
Researchers Look At The Brains Of Food Addicts MORE HEALTH NEWS A new study from the Yale Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity suggests that a chocolate milkshake and a line of cocaine might not be so different.

Study: Food addiction mimics drug addiction in brain
A small study of nearly 50 women has suggested that addiction to food closely mimics addiction to chemical substances in the brain. The study found that when participants mulled drinking a chocolate milkshake, those who had “higher food addiction scores” showed heightened activity in brain regions associated with reward than participants with lower scores. Ashley [...]

Rehab Practice Management acquires California company
Franklin-based provider of rehabilitation management and therapy services buys Back on Track of Barstow, Calif., which provides outpatient physical therapy services.

'Celebrity Rehab' meets 'Biggest Loser'
If Dr. Drew and Oprah had a baby, it would definitely be "Addicted to Food," OWN's newest addition to a slate that is slowly shaping up with some shows worth watching. This new show is pretty close in quality to "Our America With Lisa Ling" -- a documentary-style show...

Food, drug addiction similar in brain
While food and narcotics craving seems to have nothing in common, new findings suggest that similar brain mechanisms are involved in both of the addictions.

Compulsive Eaters May Have 'Food Addiction,' Study Finds
Exposure to food 'cues' might trigger same brain reward circuitry involved in drug and alcohol addiction.

Yale study probes food addiction
A study published online yesterday in the Archives of General Psychiatry showed that the brains of women who have symptoms of food addiction respond to the prospect of delicious food in much the same way that the brain of a drug addict responds to the prospect of drugs.

Food Addiction And Drug Addiction: Brain Activity Shows Similarities, Study Finds
Researchers Look At The Brains Of Food Addicts MORE HEALTH-RELATED NEWS A new study from the Yale Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity suggests that a chocolate milkshake and a line of cocaine might not be so different.

Edwards steps up rehab programme
Wolves midfielder Dave Edwards' hopes of playing again this season are boosted after getting the go-ahead to step-up his rehabilitation.

New look "Arthur" checks into rehab
Thirty years ago when people were living in the afterglow of a decade celebrated for liberal lifestyles, Arthur Bach could be a drunk and a movie hero at the same time. Oh, how times have changed.

Study Finds Foods Addiction Similar To Drug Addiction
According to a new study, food addictions result in similar activity in the brain as drug addictions. "This past year we got interested in the idea of food addiction and the neural process," lead researcher Ashley Gearhardt, a clinical psychology doctoral student at Yale University, told the Los Angeles Times. "We just wanted to get down and deep into whether people really experience food ...

Compulsive Eaters May Have 'Food Addiction,' Study Finds
MONDAY, April 4 (HealthDay News) -- People who are compulsive eaters show similar activity in the same brain regions as people who are addicted to drugs or alcohol, according to new research.

$36M to be used to fight prescription drug abuse in Ohio
COLUMBUS — Gov. John Kasich on Tuesday announced $36 million in federal and local funds would be used to fight the scourge of prescription drug abuse, which now accounts for more deaths statewide than car accidents or suicides.Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services boards across the state will chip in $8.9 million as a local match to qualify for $27 million in federal money, which is ...

DRUG REHAB NOW TAKING IN BABIES
BACHOK, April 6 (Bernama) -- While her friends were counting the days tocome, Ayu (not her real name), 20, faced each new day with dread.While three months pregnant, Ayu, from Kedah, was arrested on drug chargesand ordered by the court to spend the remainder of her pregnancy at the NarcoticAddiction Rehabilitation Centre (Puspen), a halfway house in Bachok, Kelantan.The following six months saw ...

Volkow discusses addiction and neurobiology in talk
Students and community members gathered on Tuesday night in McCosh 50 for a talk titled “The Neurobiology of Drug Addiction” given by Dr. Nora Volkow, director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse.

Mental appetite for drugs and food linked, study says
New psychology findings put the “chronic” in chronic overeating. Yale’s Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity released a study on Monday that finds the same brain activity can signify both compulsive eating and drug addiction. The study, led by clinical psychology doctoral student Ashley Gearhardt GRD ’12, showed that food addiction is accompanied by strong reward activation and suppressed ...

Aybar MRI, Downs rehab
Angels shortstop Erick Aybar was out of the lineup for the third consecutive game Wednesday and was scheduled to undergo an MRI on his left side for a suspected oblique injury.Aybar injured himself on a headfirst slide into third base during the eighth inning of Saturday's game in Kansas...

Food addiction and drug addiction: brain activity shows similarities, study finds
A new study from the Yale Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity suggests that a chocolate milkshake and a line of cocaine might not be so different.

$36 million for prescription addiction
The $36 million project will focus on prescription drug addiction.

Harden nearing a rehab assignment
Harden nearing a rehab assignment

Compulsive eating similar to drug addiction
Researchers at the Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity at Yale suggest that overeating behavior and substance abuse has similar patterns of brain activity.

T rehab proposal would close Gov't Center Station for years
The Government Center T station may be completely closed for nearly three years starting in November 2012 - to...

Drug Rehab Center Provides Care for Babies
While her friends were counting the days to come, 20-year-old Ayu (not her real name) faced each new day with dread. While three months pregnant, Ayu, from Kedah, was arrested on drug charges and ordered by the court to spend the remainder of her pregnancy at the Narcotic Addiction Rehabilitation Centre (Puspen), a halfway house in Bachok, Kelantan.

Lohan, rehab worker heard yelling on 911 call
RIVERSIDE, CALIF. — A rehab worker is heard on a newly released recording telling a 911 operator that Lindsay Lohan hit her and telling the actress to pack her bags to leave rehab during a December argument.

Jets’ Ainge Recounts Drug Addiction, Bipolar Disorder
Erik Ainge has been on a tumultuous journey — marked by years of drug and alcohol abuse — from the University of Tennessee all the way to the NFL as the Jets' 2008 fifth-round draft pick. But now, he's here: A recovering drug addict with bipolar disorder.




Last Modified: 04/2011