Archives for February 2017 | Long Island Addiction Resources
February 27, 2017
New York skyline at dusk.

New York State to Increase Funding for Substance Abuse Treatment

The Empire State is getting a much-needed boost in funding to combat the overdose crisis that’s been claiming more and more of its residents. Last Thursday […]
February 22, 2017
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When Addiction Hits Home: Does My Loved Need An Intervention?

It’s easy to see addiction as an abstract or distant concept. We see movies, watch TV shows, read books and consume a variety of other media […]
February 13, 2017
Doctor signing a prescription pad.

Suffolk County Physician Convicted for Criminal Sale of Opioids

A strong signal was recently sent to doctors who think that they can engage in unscrupulous prescription practices without repercussions. Following a 10-day jury trial, Kurt […]
February 7, 2017
Governor Cuomo at Podium.

Cuomo Administration Recruiting Volunteers for “Clubhouses” Serving Younger Addicts

In its latest effort to combat the drug addiction epidemic that has ravaged many areas of New York State, the Cuomo Administration is launching one more […]