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Nick News Presents: Kids, Race, and Unity | Hosted By Alicia Keys Hosted by Alicia Keys, Nick News talks with founders and leaders of the Black Lives Matter movement, offer tools for families to have constructive conversations about race, and highlights teen activists who are fighting racial injustice in Kids, Race and Unity.
Katie Mather, Yahoo Life At its foundation, TikTok is supposed to be a fun and silly app with lip syncs, challenges, dances and funny videos. But, as with most social media, there is an underlying dark side to the platform that parents and fans of the app should be aware of.
By Dr. Nora Volkow, National Institute on Drug Abuse Taking prescription drugs in a way that hasn't been recommended by a doctor can be more dangerous than people think. In fact, it's drug abuse. And it's illegal, just like taking street drugs. Why Do People Abuse Prescription Drugs?
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The Addiction Elephant in the Room This article was written by Joshua Shane Horton, Director of Public Policy for the Hanley Foundation. Joshua S. Horton is also an attorney in Palm Beach County at The Joshua S. Horton Law Firm, PA. The Firm specializes in Substance Use Disorder Law. This year...
Written by Jane Kent Ways to Cope with Isolation While in Recovery Addiction is sometimes referred to as ‘a disease of isolation’ and during current times, when COVID-19 is keeping people confined to their homes, loneliness can be a trigger that should be battled proactively. Those in recovery who benefited from attending group...
Originally Published on unitedwaybroward.org The COVID-19 pandemic is a stressful time for our community, and some may find it difficult to cope. There are ways you can boost your mental wellness, even while practicing social distancing!  STRESS REDUCTION TECHNIQUES Take a break!  Schedule time when you will...
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Originally Published on cnbc.com Drinking alcohol can increase the risk of catching Covid-19 and governments around the world should limit access during coronavirus lockdowns, the World Health Organization said late Tuesday.The WHO said alcohol consumption is associated with a number of communicable and noncommunicable diseases that can make a person more vulnerable to catching Covid-19.“Therefore,...
Originally Published on healthline.com A new study reports that about a third of people in the United States who are working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic are also drinking on the job.About 36 percent of men and 26 percent of women said they drink during work hours.Experts say alcohol consumption while working can...
Originally Published on SAMHSA.gov Learn why you should talk with your child about alcohol and other drugs. Parents Have a Significant Influence in Their Children’s Decisions to Experiment With Alcohol and Other Drugs One of the most influential factors during a child’s adolescence is maintaining a strong, open...

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