Current Events

  • PawSox Baseball- The Stuff That Makes Careers

    April 15, 2016

    You don’t have to tell Will, an AAC River Oaks alumnus who is thrilled to be in recovery, that the minor leagues […]

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  • Drinking without getting drunk?

    December 7, 2015

    They call the project “The Mutant Mouse that Cannot Get Drunk” – at least that’s how it’s described by the successful Hornraiser fundraising campaign that […]

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  • Alcohol Taxes May Reduce Accidents Due to Drinking and Driving

    April 6, 2015

    Sadly, several car accidents occur each year, and many are due to drunk driving. Approximately 30 Americans die each day due to […]

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  • Genetic Complex Linked to Alcohol Dependence

    April 3, 2015

    In Search of a Genetic Complex Linked to Alcohol Dependence For years, researchers have known there was a link between alcoholism and […]

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  • Rise in Heroin use – Is It the Doctor’s Fault?

    February 20, 2015

    Researchers from the University of North Florida, Brandeis University and Johns Hopkins University believe that physicians may be to blame for the […]

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  • Study connects cocaine to judgement errors

    February 13, 2015

    People who use cocaine and are dependent on the substance may not be able to detect their risk of loss and potential […]

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  • Study reveals genes make children vulnerable to addiction

    January 20, 2015

    Research has proven that a variety of factors can influence whether a person develops an addiction. One of the most prevalent factors […]

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  • Broadway musical star turns story of addiction into show

    September 16, 2014

    There was a time when Steven Strafford never thought he would overcome his meth addiction. Now, the Broadway actor is bringing his […]

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  • Myths About Older Adults and Substance Abuse

    July 30, 2014

    Addiction is rampant throughout the state of Maine. However, it is not confined to one age group, unlike other states battling addiction, […]

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  • Memorial Day

    May 26, 2014

    Please take time today to remember and pay tribute to all the brave women and men who gave up their tomorrows so […]

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