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(Novus writes inspirational stories of people in the news who have overcome addiction.  This is not to infer that these people are connected to Novus Medical Detox Center but simply to provide hope and encouragement to those fighting addiction.) A Canadian athlete is proving not only that drug…

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A new law signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo orders New York’s drug court judges to stop acting like doctors and let addicted defendants continue their treatment medications. Many, if not most, of New York’s 140-plus drug courts force drug-addicted defendants to stop taking doctor-prescribed…

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The New England Conference of the United Methodist Church, representing 600 churches, is calling for an end to the country’s war on drugs, calling it “the single most devastating, dysfunctional social policy since slavery.” The Methodists voted to support efforts to end the decades-old war…

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Ohio's Governor John Kasich has announced a $1.5 million project to link the state's prescription drug monitoring system with the electronic medical records systems already maintained by doctors and hospitals. The move makes Ohio the first state in the country to integrate its prescription…

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Detoxing from heroin and prescription opioids If you’ve ever tried to detox from heroin or prescription opioids on your own “cold turkey” you know how terrible it can be. It can actually make the common list of opioid withdrawal symptoms seem like a day at the beach. In fact, opioid…

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Yet another study (there have been many) shows that methadone replacement therapy for opioid addicts can lower HIV and hepatitis infection rates. The latest study, published in the British medical journal The Lancet, was carried out in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, where methadone…

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For anyone even remotely interested in addiction treatment and recovery, the amazing story of Gloucester, Massachusetts Police Chief Leonard Campanello's campaign to revolutionize police handling of opioid addicts will warm your heart and even fire up your determination to get involved. Chief…

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(Novus reports to professionals in the treatment industry to help support those that work to handle the epidemic of addiction in the US.) Since cracking down on "pill mills" in the state, and introducing the state's new prescription drug monitoring program (PDMP) a few years ago, Florida is…

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(Novus reports to professionals in the treatment industry to help support the help needed to handle the epidemic of addiction in the US.) Delaware has announced a four-pronged attack on heroin and opiate addiction in the state, and educating doctors on the dangers of prescribing opioid painkillers…

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(Novus writes inspirational stories of people in the news who have overcome addiction. This is not to infer that these people are connected to Novus Medical Detox Center but simply to provide hope and encouragement to those fighting addiction.) Over the past decade or so, everyone in the world…

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