Blog Entries - Jul. 2014

Coalition for a Drug Free Greater Cincinnati

Mark Your Calendar for the 2014 Coalition Academy

July 17, 2014  |  Partners

Mark your calendars and plan on attending the Coalition for a Drug Free Greater Cincinnati's Coalition Academy on Tuesday, September 23, from 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at the Great Wolf Lodge in Mason, OH. The theme for this

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This Gene Could Tell You Who Is At Risk For Suicide

July 15, 2014

by Anna AlmendralaThe Huffington Post A new study could be the key to creating a blood test that can screen people for suicide risk. Such a test, experts say, could improve treatment in hospitals, clinics or even

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80% of Mentally Ill Are Jobless

July 10, 2014  |  Partners

In early July, NAMI released a report called “Road to Recovery: Employment and Mental Illness” which revealed that 80 percent of people who are diagnosed with a mental illness are

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Regional Smoking Rates Decline, Still Higher than National

July 7, 2014  |  Partners

The Greater Cincinnati Community Health Status Survey (CHSS) has found that the smoking rate in Greater Cincinnati continues to be above the national average of 20 percent. In 2013, 25 percent of adults in the Greater

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Effectively Coping With Depression

July 1, 2014  |  Practical life coaching

By Lloyd J. Thomas, Ph.D. Over 125 thousand people die each year from prescription medications, properly prescribed and properly taken.  This surprising statement is taken from statistics available to each of us

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