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Cough Syrup - Video

DATE : July 31, 2017 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Slang: Syrup, Purple Drank, Sizzurp, Purp Drinking prescription-strength cough syrup mixed with soda is becoming more popular among today’s youth. The codeine in the cough syrup can produce feelings of relaxation and euphoria if consumed in sufficient quantities. However, its abuse has a high risk of fatal overdose in which the heart or lungs are […]

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Student Recovery Program hosted by Cathedral of Faith starts Feb 1, 2017!

DATE : January 4, 2017 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Take advantage of this important opportunity for junior high and high school students who may need a safe place to share and discover life tools to succeed. Life Hurts God Heals is an 8-step recovery program for junior high and high school students with unresolved hurts and pain, including: divorce, blended family, absent parent(s), behavioral […]

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Anxiety and Stress during the Holiday Season

DATE : November 23, 2015 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

You clink your glass with the person standing beside you as the host recites a toast to being together. Everyone cheers and takes a sip in unison, reflecting on the past year and feeling grateful to be among loved ones. Scenes like this may seem familiar to many and with the holiday season in our […]

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Addiction and Recovery

DATE : November 23, 2015 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

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Talking to Children at an Early Age About Drugs

DATE : November 23, 2015 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Potty Training? Check. ABC’s? Check. Educating your toddler about the dangers of substance abuse?   While it may not seem the most natural thing to talk to your five year old child about, the topics of drugs and substance abuse is definitely not one to ignore. Early education on these topics are critical to ensuring […]

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Reasons that may motivate people to stop drinking

DATE : November 23, 2014 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

There are different reasons that may motivate people to stop drinking, think about the reasons that resonate most with you and pledge to follow through this holiday season: I want to keep my high blood sugar (diabetes) under control and live a healthy lifestyle. I want to reduce drinking in order to lower my blood […]

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“Vape” is Word of the Year

DATE : November 21, 2014 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

GUESS WHAT??? “Vape” is the 2014 Oxford English Dictionary “Word of the Year.” The Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported that e-cigarette use has tripled among teenagers in just two years. More than a quarter of a million youth who had never smoked a cigarette used electronic cigarettes in 2013. Today, 4.5 percent of […]

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