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Super Bowl LI with Tostitos
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Super Bowl LI with Tostitos

PepsiCo’s Tostitos snack brand has unveiled a limited-edition ‘Party Safe’ bag just in time for the Super Bowl on February 5th.  Tostitos may not be advertising in this year’s Super Bowl, but it still plans to have its presence felt during, and after, the Super Bowl while promoting corporate responsibility.  Beer, pizza and wings are...

Misunderstandings about Addiction
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Misunderstandings about Addiction

Again this morning, the news repeatedly featured a couple from Florida that overdosed in a vehicle with their young daughters in the back seat.  It is always my concern that these pictures are intended to shock addicts into simply stop using. Instead these images create anger and more misunderstandings about addiction. I realize that it...

Expanding Addiction Treatment
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Expanding Addiction Treatment

Cuyahoga County, the City of Cleveland – Cleveland City Hall, and the ADAMHS Board of Cuyahoga County have pledged $1.5 million expand addiction treatment in Cuyahoga County. Much like our partners at the city and county level, we at the Women’s Recovery Center are working to make treatment more accessible. Our Capital Campaign will make...

Recovery is Possible: A Letter to the Women’s Recovery Center
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Recovery is Possible: A Letter to the Women’s Recovery Center

A few weeks ago I was saddened by the videos that surfaced of small and frightened children desperately trying to awaken a parent that was overdosing. Then earlier this week, a father recorded his son’s reaction to his mother’s overdose death. He defended his action by saying that addicts need to see the consequences of...

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