Possible booze tax breeds bad spirits - Boston Herald Hub business owners are in bad spirits over a proposed tax on alcohol sales in Boston that would be used to fund substance abuse programs, saying it 05/23/2015 - 12:24 pm | View Link
Coalition launching smoking-cessation programs - Providence Business News WOONSOCKET – Greater Blackstone Valley Prevention Coalition plans to launch three new free smoking-cessation programs to help residents of Rhode 05/22/2015 - 5:16 am | View Link
El Salvador’s strategy to combat violence - Washington Post ... criminals, facilitating rehabilitation and reintegration of gang members, extending violence-prevention programs, providing assistance and... 05/21/2015 - 12:52 pm | View Link
Virginia Teachers Hone Suicide Prevention Skills by Talking to ... - Town Hall ... in the Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) went through a unique series of online simulation programs in suicide prevention and mental health. 05/21/2015 - 11:31 am | View Link
Falls Prevention - Advance for Nurses ... computer systems, falls prevention efforts can take many different forms in the inpatient rehabilitation setting. What links programs together... 05/20/2015 - 10:19 am | View Link
NH's budget shame: The nearly empty Alcohol Fund They created a dedicated fund to finance substance abuse treatment and prevention programs. For the last 12 years, Concord has starved the fund. The cost in destroyed lives has been brutal. Of all the state government's dedicated funds, the Alcohol Fund is ... 05/23/2015 - 8:05 pm | View Link
Possible booze tax breeds bad spirits which they say would generate $20 million for substance abuse treatment and prevention programs. Linehan said he has spent months compiling data on spiking addiction rates and the rising costs to treat it — information he will share at the hearing. 05/23/2015 - 5:32 pm | View Link
SHAVER: Humane Society’s focus is prevention While we continue to work towards that goal, we have a fiduciary responsibility first and foremost to sustain current Humane Society programs and services that our community depends on. Income earned from fundraisers are reviewed and allocated to our ... 05/23/2015 - 5:14 pm | View Link
Day 7 Cervantez, who was elected to the District 205 School Board earlier this year, proposed implementing a method abuse prevention programs that start as early as kindergarten. “It goes into that whole understanding of what is a good touch, bad touch ... 05/23/2015 - 2:28 am | View Link
Coalition launching smoking-cessation programs WOONSOCKET – Greater Blackstone Valley Prevention Coalition plans to launch three new free smoking-cessation programs to help residents of Rhode Island lead tobacco-free lives, buttressed by a $10,000 grant from the CVS Health Foundation. The Greater ... 05/21/2015 - 10:05 pm | View Link
HIV/AIDS | CDC CDC provides leadership for HIV prevention research and surveillance and the development and testing of effective biomedical interventions to reduce transmission and ... 05/23/2015 - 5:04 pm | View Website
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC works 24/7 to protect America from health, safety and security threats, both foreign and in the U.S. Whether diseases start at home or abroad, are ... 05/23/2015 - 11:41 am | View Website
Home Fire Prevention Free fire safety and prevention outreach materials and educational programs for fire departments to help increase community awareness about home fires. 05/23/2015 - 6:26 am | View Website
Maine Center for Disease Control & Prevention: DHHS Maine Center for Disease Control & Prevention. An Office of the Maine Department of Health and Human Services 05/23/2015 - 6:12 am | View Website
SPRC | Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) Information on government suicide prevention efforts, news, events and links to important prevention publications. 05/23/2015 - 5:15 am | View Website
Matt Drudge took to Twitter to deliver an ongoing tirade against Republicans eagerness to deliver a fast-track trade bill to President Obamas desk. The bills details have not been made public which hasnt stopped Republicans from surrendering Congresss power to make amendments to a presidents future trade deals. Should a Republican presidential candidate lose the 2016 general election, the Trade Promotion Authority bill could be to blame.
President Vladimir Putin signed a bill into law Saturday giving prosecutors the power to declare foreign and international organizations undesirable in Russia and shut them down. [ ] The law is part of a Kremlin campaign to stifle dissent that intensified after Putin began his third term in 2012. His return to the presidency had been accompanied by mass street protests that Putin accused the United States of fomenting.
President Obama embraced the beatification of Archbishop Oscar Romero of San Salvador Saturday ahead of celebrations in El Salvador over the controversial religious figure's progression toward sainthood. "I join people in El Salvador and around the world today in welcoming the beatification of Archbishop Oscar Romero," Obama said. "He fearlessly confronted the evils he saw, guided by the needs of his beloved pueblo, the poor and oppressed people of El Salvador." Romero was shot while performing Mass in 1980 just one day after imploring the country's military to abandon their orders to violently repress a leftist uprising.