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U.S. Senator Ayotte Introduces Bill Tuesday to Help Pregnant Women Battling Addiction

CONCORD, N.H. —U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte is introducing legislation to improve addiction treatment programs for pregnant women and mothers who have a substance use disorder, including a pilot program that allows funds to help women in non-residential settings. The bill would reauthorize residential treatment programs for pregnant and postpartum women supported by the federal Center...
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AAP Says No Amount of Alcohol Should Be Considered Safe During Pregnancy

AAP Says No Amount of Alcohol Should be Considered Safe During Pregnancy – A new clinical report from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) identifies prenatal exposure to alcohol as the leading preventable cause of birth defects and intellectual and neurodevelopmental disabilities in children. The report, “Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders,” in the November 2015 issue...
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The Nelson J. Bradley Lifetime Achievement Award given to Jim Marcotte

NAATP ANNOUNCES 2015 AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE IN ADDICTION TREATMENT The National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP), is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 awards for excellent achievement in the field of addiction treatment services. NAATP gives these awards annually to honor exemplary achievements, promote addiction awareness, and encourage the pursuit of best...
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Women & Alcoholism Update by the NIAAA

Women and Alcohol The NIAAA (National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism) has published a report on how alcohol effects women specifically. A woman’s genetic makeup shapes how quickly she feels the effects of alcohol, how pleasant drinking is for her, and how drinking alcohol over the long term will affect her health, even the...
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Heroin Has a New User

The heroin user of today has a new face. The typical heroin user today is 27 years old, white and from middle class suburbia. In a national survey, the number of people who admitted to using heroin in the past year nearly doubled between 2005 and 2012, from 380,000 to 670,000, according to Dr. Nora...
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Alcoholics Anonymous 75 Years – 1 Day at a Time

AA 75 Years – One Day at a Time from Northern Light Productions on Vimeo.
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Donate to EMR on Amazon!

English Mountain Recovery To learn more about programs offered at English Mountain Recovery, call and speak with someone today at (877) 459-8595. We are ready to help you or your loved one recover.
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Teen’s Brain on Marijuana

This Is Your Teen’s Brain on Marijuana Parents should be aware that the marijuana being sold today, legally or illegally, is not the same as what was used in the 1960s and 1970s. Instead, today’s marijuana can have a real impact on the development of their child’s most precious resource, the growing brain. Marijuana has...
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Grateful Client Testimonial

To learn more about programs offered at English Mountain Recovery, call and speak with someone today at (877) 459-8595. We are ready to help you or your loved one recover.
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Excessive Alcohol Fourth Leading Cause of Death

Contribution of Excessive Alcohol Consumption to Deaths and Years of Potential Life Lost in the United States Mandy Stahre, PhD, MPH; Jim Roeber, MSPH; Dafna Kanny, PhD; Robert D. Brewer, MD, MSPH; Xingyou Zhang, PhD Suggested citation for this article: Stahre M, Roeber J, Kanny D, Brewer RD, Zhang X. Contribution of Excessive Alcohol Consumption...
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