AG Shapiro Announces 75% of Pennsylvania Counties Including Allegheny and Montgomery Commit to Billion-Dollar Opioid Settlement to Date

More counties are expected to join the settlement that will bring up to $ 232 million by 2022 HARRISBURG–Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced that 50 counties, including 5 of the 6 largest counties in the Commonwealth, have agreed to join the landmark opioid settlement that would bring more than …

Read More »

Fancy a dry January? Here’s what you need to know about abstaining from alcohol for a month.

Stopping drinking for a month after the excesses of the holiday season – otherwise known as dry January – has become a popular New Year’s resolution. And this year, although the stress of the pandemic and a new variant could make an even more tempting nightcap, experts say it’s always …

Read More »

Interview with Amandeep Singh, founder of the National Organization for Social Empowerment (NOFSE) | AFN News

Previous story: Mumbai, Bangalore and Hyderabad will pioneer residential real estate recovery in India in 2022: Housing.com’s IRIS index Interview with Amandeep Singh, founder of the National Organization for Social Empowerment (NOFSE) Posted on December 29, 2021 MUMBAI: Amandeep Singh, founder of the National Organization for Social Empowerment or National …

Read More »

Boston Public Radio full show: December 28, 2021

Today the Boston Public Radio we’re on tape, bringing you some of our favorite conversations from the past few months. Sebastien junger spoke about his latest book, “Freedom”, which examines the meaning of freedom in its many iterations. Junger is a journalist, author and filmmaker. Sy Montgomery back for our …

Read More »

I was addicted to heroin and had given up on myself. Then suddenly, briefly, I felt an urge to live | Medications

IIt was a Saturday night in early October 1986. My 30th birthday party, or what happened to that. Just a handful of junkies and my few remaining friends sitting on the floor of a gray, bare room in a South London apartment. I had thought it would be fun, because …

Read More »

Twins celebrate their first sober Christmas in 15 years and work to help others

HUNTINGTON, West Virginia (WSAZ) – Samantha and Jeffery Parker share the same birthday and more than a decade of drug addiction. This Christmas, the two are finally recovering and are celebrating the sober vacation for the first time together since the age of 14. “I have been taunted more times …

Read More »

Apartments ready to sell like hot cakes at REHAB

Sales of ready-made apartments skyrocketed during the ongoing REHAB 2021 fair, with banks and financial institutions offering long-term loans on easier terms. A third of buyers of ready-made apartments are government employees, who get loans at an interest rate of 5%. The government’s political support of providing low-interest loans to …

Read More »

Community can be the healing link in recovery from alcoholism

COLORADO SPRINGS – The holidays bring with them parties, work celebrations, family reunions and more. Often times, alcohol is present at many, if not all, of these parties. Alcoholism is more common than you might think. According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, 14.5 million people aged …

Read More »

Parents of Ethan Crumbley: Prosecutors say parents of suspect who shot Michigan deliberately ignored signs that their son was a threat

Ethan Crumbley, 15, was indicted as an adult in the Nov. 30 shooting at Oxford High School in Michigan, which left four students dead. The shooting also left seven others injured, six students and a teacher. Crumbley faces one count of terrorism causing death, four counts of first degree murder, …

Read More »

FIR against Majithia is not about chitta or drug addiction in Punjab

“The Punjab government is committed to completely eradicating the drug threat. Severe action is taken against drug trafficking. This was claimed in an advertisement from the Punjab government with a photo of CM Charanjit Singh Channi a day after senior SAD official Bikram Singh Majithia was sentenced under NDPS law. …

Read More »