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Johnson & Johnson To Pay For Causing Deaths

Oklahoma Judge rules Johnson& Johnson to pay $572 million for contributing to 6,000 overdose deaths spanning 2 decades Monday, Cleveland County District Court judge Thad Balkman in Oklahoma favored state prosecutors ruling that pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson intentionally oversold and completely ignored the states public nuisance laws. Balkman called defendant “false, misleading, and dangerous …

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Am I An Alcoholic? Signs of Alcoholism and How to Get Help

Can you be an alcoholic even if you are not living on the streets and unemployed?  You can’t always determine if someone is an alcoholic from their appearance. There are stereotypes, but they do not always apply. Alcoholism can affect people who look entirely "normal." Many alcoholics still have homes, jobs and families. Their lives have …

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10 Facts About Alcoholism

How much drinking is too much? Isn’t a glass of wine good for you? Why do some people go overboard when they drink and others can have one drink and stop? These are commonly asked questions that many people just don’t know the answer to. Alcohol is a prevalent part of our culture, serves as …

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Dual Diagnosis Rehab

What is Dual Diagnosis?Dual diagnosis is a term used a person with a mental illness also has a substance abuse disorder at the same time. More than half of persons who have a serious mental illness also have a substance use or abuse disorder. This is often also called "co-occurring disorders." Many rehabilitation programs are …

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