addiction

Opioid treatment programs running below capacity in Monroe County

Even as the number of treatment options for opioid and other substance addictions has increased in Monroe County in recent months, medical officials are...
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Fri, 10/26/2018 - 3:52am
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Connections: Local individuals in recovery discuss their battles with addiction

In this special edition of Connections, we address the opioid epidemic in New York State. The conversation took place in front of a live studio audience...
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Tue, 10/09/2018 - 11:05am
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Connections: An update on the community response to the opioid crisis

In this special edition of Connections, we address the opioid epidemic in New York State. The conversation took place in front of a live studio audience...
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Tue, 10/09/2018 - 11:04am
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Connections: Actor and activist Marlee Matlin on her journey to recovery

Oscar Award-winning actress Marlee Matlin will be the keynote speaker at East House's annual Hope and Recovery Luncheon in Rochester. We talk to Matlin...
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Tue, 09/25/2018 - 11:44am
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New addiction treatment beds coming to Monroe County

Fifteen new detox beds are coming to Monroe County, where advocates and families have long been calling for additional addiction treatment facilities....
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Sun, 09/02/2018 - 12:36pm
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Connections: How to change the identity of a neighborhood

What does it take to change the identity of a neighborhood? Residents of the Lyell Avenue neighborhood having been working to develop solutions to...
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Fri, 05/11/2018 - 11:24am
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Connections: Churches Combating Addiction Conference

Drug overdose is the leading cause of accidental death in the United States, and the CDC says that growing crisis is caused by opioids. Local leaders...
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Tue, 01/23/2018 - 9:29am
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Connections: Actress Andie MacDowell, and finding hope for people struggling with addiction

2016 marked the first time a U.S. surgeon general released a report addressing substance use disorders and health problems related to those disorders....
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Fri, 09/15/2017 - 10:19am
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