The Betty Ford Center restores hope to individuals and families suffering from addiction through world-class treatment and education. As a non-profit licensed Chemical Dependency Recovery Hospital, Betty Ford Center strives to provide the best value and quality for patients who need help with drug and alcohol addiction treatment. The 20-acre main campus, located in Rancho Mirage, California, is surrounded by mountains and offers a place of serenity and hope for those who are ready to enter treatment and reclaim their lives.
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Dontavious Mingel Blake and his girlfriend Tara Jo Moore recruited women who were being treated for pain pill addictions at a West Palm Beach rehab center and coerced them into working as prostitutes in exchange for oxycodone, authorities said.
A year-long investigation by CNN and the C.I.R. finds widespread fraud in America’s largest Medicaid program. Video Rating: / 5
Patients at Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan get moving with REX Bionics. REX is the world’s first hands-free, freestanding exoskeleton that allows persons with upper and lower extremity paralysis, to stand and walk. Video Rating: / 5
“Prescription Drug Abuse: Educating Pharmacists, Teens and Patients”
Jessica Mysyk, 2012 Pharmacy Internship Program, analyzed survey data that asked healthcare providers, pharmacists and student interns to demonstrate their knowledge of prescription drug abuse. Her survey reveals that a greater educational emphasis must be placed on connecting the pharmacist’s and Health Care Provider’s knowledge of the misuse and overuse of prescription drugs to the community.
Jessica Mysyk attends Chardon High School, Chardon, Ohio.
To learn more, visit http://www.clevelandclinic.org/civiceducation/ Video Rating: / 5
Huffing drugs is the fourth most common form of drug abuse by teens, preceded only by alcohol, cigarettes and marijuana, because of its low cost and easy accessibility. Learn about teen habits of huffing various products with information from a licensed mental health counselor in this free video on drug abuse. Video Rating: / 5