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Fake Xanax Known As Super Pills Kills 9 In Florida

 Fake Xanax, AKA 'Super Pills' is 50 times stronger than heroin and has killed nine in Florida Partying teenagers and young adults beware: There is a deadly, counterfeit Xanax pill being sold on the streets of Florida. The fake Xanax is believed to contain a lethal dose of Fentanyl - a super, pain-killer some 50 times stronger than heroin - and synthetic Xanax. The super drug, which hit the streets only three months ago, has...

Family and Friends | Worth More Than Money Can Buy

Are You Financially Broke, But Loved By Friends and Family? Good News! You Can Afford Happiness While the lyrics of Notorious B.I.G. "Mo' money mo' problems" may seem absurd to us 'poor folk,' a new study may now give credence to the late, great, hip-hop icon's disavowment of the Almighty Dollar. Well, at the very least, this study - according to to the researchers at London School of Economics (LSE) who conducted it - proves that (co...

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American Depression Why We Need to Rise Above Cultural Apathy

American Depression Why We Need to Rise Above Cultural Apathy Coming into the 21st century, America has made tremendous progress in its treatment, appreciation, and understanding of mental illness. Nevertheless, the "land of the free" still has quite a ways to go regarding its cultural understanding and, furthermore, its treatment of the millions who bravely admit to suffering from a psychological illness. This is especially true w...

Failing to Launch | Young Adults Failure to Live Independently Reaches Epidemic Numbers

The Majority of Our Nation's Future Has 'Failure to Launch Syndrome' In the upcoming decades, Millenials will have no choice but to take command of the proverbial wheel that drives American society - prepared or not. Having said that, it might not be a bad idea for Generation Y to take a few more lessons before taking our nation's future for a reckless joyride. If you aren't worried about America's future millennial-leadership, c...

King County, Wash. Tries Counseling in Lieu of Jail Time for Troubled Teens

America's Juvenile Justice System is Failing - What One Prosecutor is Doing To Help Troubled Teens Our country has a major problem with its juvenile court system: it does not rehabilitate troubled teens. As of now, our juvenile court system allows our nation's children, who commit felony crimes, to face years of imprisonment, as well as a permanent stain on their record that screams "DO NOT HIRE ME" to any potential employer for t...

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New Study Says: Pets Help People Manage The Pain Of Serious Mental Illness

The suffering of mental illness is done alone and isolated. Those who suffer from a severe mental illness - like schizophrenia or bipolar disorder - often find themselves battling an illness that causes anti-social behavior. In other words, those who suffer from severe mental illness also suffer from severe loneliness. So what are mentally ill, suffering individuals to do? Well, new studies conducted by mental health researcher, Helen ...

Whats Stopping You From Seeking Treatment For Your Teen

Getting help for a struggling teen is an incredibly difficult choice. Unfortunately, finding support is also a decision that parents are often reluctant to make. That being said, Regardless of the reasons a parent chooses not to seek out professional assistance, they must understand how important it can be to the recovery process for their struggling adolescent. Furthermore, by moving past erroneous reasoni...

Science Wonders if There is a Positive Side to Some Petty Behaviors and the Result Might Surprise You

In every group of friends, there is always that one person who everyone knows to be spiteful or selfish. They always contribute the least amount of money for pizza and rarely ever tip. They will always prank you back harder than you could ever prank them. Nobody messes with this person, because they know that there will be consequences. Some would say that this type of behavior is what allows that person look bad or reflects poorly on t...