Ohio Governor Vetoes Test of Pricy Painkiller Drug

Ohio governor vetoes test of pricy painkiller drug

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John Kasich to veto a $ 1 million pilot program that would test a treatment for painkiller addicts in trouble with the law hasn't stopped substance abuse centers from looking for ways to fund their own use of the drug, which can cost as much as $ 1000 a …
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Affordable Care Act Upheld: A Big Win for Addiction Treatment

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I could not be more ecstatic about the Court's decision. This is a big win for our country, and especially for those struggling with addiction, their families, and those of us who are dedicated to substance abuse treatment. … HuffPost High School …
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Three Drug Court Graduates Win Joshua Charles Short Scholarships

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PRNewswire/ — On Wednesday, July 11, 2012, at 2:00 p.m. (during the Oakland County Adult Treatment Court's summer graduation) three drug treatment court alumni will be recognized as the 2012 winners of the Joshua Charles Short Scholarship. Oakland …
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Philly Author's 'Confession': I Lived These Stories

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Without giving away too much of the story, we can say that it's young men doing most of the killing, young men who get drawn into addiction and crime. "Philadelphia for a long time had some of the purest heroin on the East Coast," Jones says, "and I …
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The decision by Ohio Gov. John Kasich to veto a $1 million pilot program testing a treatment for painkiller addicts hasn't stopped substance abuse centers from looking for ways to fund their own use of the drug. Vivitrol, which can cost as much as $1,000 a month, is seen as a promising tool for ex-offenders who have kicked their painkiller addictions and are motivated not … Read News

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The decision by Ohio Gov. John Kasich to veto a $1 million pilot program that would test a treatment for painkiller addicts in trouble with the law hasn't stopped substance abuse centers from looking for … Read News

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The decision by Ohio Gov. John Kasich to veto a $1 million pilot program testing a treatment for painkiller addicts hasn't stopped substance abuse centers from looking for ways to fund their own use of the drug. … Read News

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