Drug Abuse Resistance Education Fifth Grade Graduates Recognized by St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office

Drug Abuse Resistance Education fifth grade graduates recognized by St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office
The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office honored St. Bernard Parish fifth-graders who recently completed a 12-week program in Drug Abuse Resistance Education, or DARE, taught by instructors from the Sheriff’s Office. The program is aimed at trying to keep kids …
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Prescription Drug Abuse Up Among U.S. Teens: Survey
TUESDAY, April 23 (HealthDay News) — The United States appears to be in the throes of a prescription drug abuse crisis among teens, with a new survey showing that 24 percent of high school students — more than 5 million kids — have abused these medications.
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State officials unhappy with proposed switch in drug abuse office
Senators on Monday approved a proposal for a bureaucratic shuffle that has alarmed some state health officials. The Senate OK’d a budget amendment that would transfer oversight of the state office that runs substance abuse programs from the Health …
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Garfield Co. group gets grant to combat prescription drug abuse
ENID, Okla. — The newly formed County Health Improvement Organization in Garfield County has been given a $ 10,000 grant to fight prescription drug abuse in the county. Allison Seigars, associate director of Rural Health Projects, Northwest Area Health …
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Dean McDermott Blames His Cheating on Alcohol and Drug Abuse
In a new preview clip for True Tori, a Lifetime reality show essentially based on the decay of Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott's marriage, cheating spouse McDermott is blaming his infidelity on everything but himself again. The actor, who cheated on …
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Local Catholic schools to drug test all students
They see a growing tolerance of a drug culture in mass media, in society in general, and even in our legislatures. In fact, drug abuse is probably the largest single threat to high school student achievement facing our country today," Jim Kubacki …
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