Month: June 2017

WHY the HEROIN Epidemic is happening!

I watch Chanda’s page a lot, she share great information and also very touching poetry. I recommend following her, she is brave to speak out about her recovery and is fighting to help others. WHY the HEROIN Epidemic is happening!!! If you’re ready to hear it….. Please Share this video. Like, comment, follow Chanda Lynn Poetry of An...

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From Death To Life

“Your never Alone” “From Death to Life” Event Amber 2 years Facing Addiction Shaming DOES NOT WORK All we hear is the negativity let’s hear the positive!!! Join me at the “Your Never Along” event at Chess Park in Monongahela from 12 to 5. The theme is “From Death to Life”, focusing on the people that fought and won!     http://bit.ly/2lYXjB7 – Reserve seats for Pittsburgh Screening of Generation Found before it’s to late. Drug overdoses are now the leading cause of death among Americans under 50. https://www.nytimes.com/…/opioid-epidemic-drug-overdose-dea… A bill proposed in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives would force overdose survivors to seek addiction treatment or face the loss of their immunity to prosecution. http://wjactv.com/…/proposed-bill-would-force-overdose-surv… Bring together the best resources in the field in order to reduce the human and social costs of addiction, every year, until this public health crisis is eliminated. https://www.facingaddiction.org...

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A Family And Community Tragedy

Watch and listen to my friend Susan talk about the horrible health crisis that is taking over 144 lives a day in the United States. Susan lost her son to this horrible crisis and has been speaking out to help others. Please share and remember this is a family and community tragedy....

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Ohio Sues 5 Drug Makers

Yesterday, the Ohio Attorney General has file a lawsuit about a five drug makers for their “alleged” role in Ohio’s addiction crisis. The Ohio attorney general on Wednesday sued five drugmakers for their alleged role in perpetrating the state’s addiction crisis, accusing the companies of intentionally misleading patients about the dangers of painkillers and promoting benefits of the drugs not backed by science. Read more.     Listen to the full press conference by the Ohio State Attorney General about the addiction crisis. This is a great move, these companies must be held accountable for their part in this health crisis. They marketed these drugs as non-addictive and pushed to have them more easily available to...

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