Monthly Archives: June 2011

Painkiller Addiction Fuels Pharmacy Robberies

By Join Together Staff | June 27, 2011 | 1 Comment | Filed in Addiction, Drugs &Prescription Drugs A growing number of pharmacies across the country are being hit by robberies as a result of the rise in addiction to … Continue reading

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It’s About The Dopamine

┬áThe following New York Times Article features Dr. Nora Volkow, the neuroscientist in charge of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, discussing the soaring rates of prescription drug abuse. ┬áHospitalizations related to prescription drugs are up fivefold in the last … Continue reading

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Rhinebeck Middle School Promotes Healthy Decision Making

Working together with the Middle School Principal and PTSO members Janet Sistare and Catherine Pietrow, our Coalition is helping promote healthy decision making with students in grades 6-8. Dr. David Fenner, a local pediatrician and friend to our Coalition, met … Continue reading

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Health & Wellness for Life Expo @ Fairgrounds

The Rhinebeck Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Health & Wellness Expo Saturday, June 4th, 1:00- 4:00 at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds – all are welcome and admission is FREE! ┬áThe American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life will be … Continue reading

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