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The Long Term Problem With A Short Term Cocaine High

Trading a short term euphoria for a lifetime of drug treatment and therapy is just one of the devastating outcomes of cocaine use, a substance-abuse specialist said Wednesday.

Trading a short term euphoria for a lifetime of drug treatment and therapy is just one of the devastating outcomes of cocaine use, a substance-abuse specialist said Wednesday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Cocaine, an addictive drug derived from coca or prepared synthetically, used as an illegal stimulant and sometimes medicinally as ...

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Emergency Room Visits On The Rise Due To The Abuse Of Benzos

A new report suggests that the abuse of Benzos, or anxiety medications mixed with alcohol, is rising at an alarming rate -- and is many cases ends in death.

A new report suggests that the abuse of Benzos, or anxiety medications mixed with alcohol, is rising at an alarming rate — and in many cases ends in death. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Benzodiazepines are a type of medication known as tranquilizers, said Cary Quashen, of Action Family Counseling in Valencia. ...

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Drugs In Santa Clarita, Who Is To Blame?

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Has drug abuse touched your family yet? By Dr. Thomas Polucki Drugs in Santa Clarita are easy to ignore, until they are not. Drug abuse can take control at any age, in any social circle, with any level of education. Have drug problems touched your family yet? Yes, we live in stressful times. Dr. Polucki Family Health Hour News And ...

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Action Hosts ‘Drugs Kill’ Info Meeting At College Of The Canyons

Action Hosts ‘Drugs Kill’ Info Meeting At College Of The Canyons

Learn About the Latest Drug Abuse Trends in the Santa Clarita Valley, How They Affect You, and What You Can Do About it By Stephen K. Peeples “Drugs Kill,” a free drug education meeting updating the Santa Clarita Valley community about the latest trends in drug abuse, and hosted by the Action Family Counseling drug and alcohol addiction treatment centers, ...

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Action Family Counseling Helps Clergy Plan Drug Abuse Prevention Programs

Action Family Counseling Helps Clergy Plan Drug Abuse Prevention Programs

By: Cary Quashen | Action Family Counseling As a substance abuse counseling expert, I know the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration reported in 2012 that over 22.2 million persons aged 12 or older were classified with substance dependence or abuse. Overall, 17.7 million had alcohol dependence or abuse, and 7.3 million had illicit drug dependence or abuse. Be ...

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