Give Now

Posts tagged addiction

August 13, 2014

 

alcohol

Substance Abuse Support Funding Running Out

More than 3,000 Hoosiers may struggle to pay for addiction treatment after a federal grant runs out at the end of the year.

March 14, 2014

 

Jason Ricci on the international touring circuit

Heroin Costs World Famous Harmonica Player Everything

Heroin use has been increasing in the U.S., and addiction often has a high price that isn't just financial.

September 9, 2013

 

baby in icu

Attorney General Wants Action On Prenatal Drug Exposure

Treating babies who were exposed to addictive drugs in the womb cost Indiana hospitals $30 million in 2011.

June 8, 2013

 

glutamate

IU Study Finds Antibiotic That Stops Cocaine Withdrawals

An antibiotic that is also used to treat meningitis could be used to remove a neurotransmitter that triggers withdrawals from the brain.

April 16, 2013

 

beer

Study: Taste Of Beer Triggers Dopamine Release In Brain

A new study from Indiana University shows that just the taste of beer could be a key component in alcohol abuse.

December 5, 2012

 

no drugs signs

Telling Addicts To ‘Just Say No’ Proves Ineffective

A study from Indiana University researchers finds negative messaging does not get through to drug and alcohol addicts like positive messaging.

December 7, 2011

 

Sheriff car

State Police Giving Backpacks To Children From Meth Houses

The packs contain materials a child might need after leaving their home -- because nothing can be brought with them.

June 8, 2007

 

Ex-addict Speaks To Inmates About Drug, Alcohol Dangers

Delbert Boone spoke at Monroe County Jail about recognizing chemical dependency is a disease, rather than a moral problem stemming from a lack of willpower.

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Indiana Public Media News:

Support For Indiana Public Media Comes From

Search News

Stay Connected

RSS e-mail itunes Facebook Twitter Flickr YouTube

Follow us on Twitter

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Indiana Public Media News:

Find Us on Facebook