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Our Unsung Hero: DELIVERS ON HOPE

Our Unsung Hero: DELIVERS ON HOPE

In our nation’s war on drugs we generally hear raw numbers reported; deaths, scary statistics and lack of options for folks. We rarely are told about the people who toil …

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My Dad Treated Addiction Decades AGO: I followed him

My Dad Treated Addiction Decades AGO: I followed him

As told by John Clarkson, MD

Dr Clarkson is in private practice and is the Medical Director for Recovery Works of Cambridge City.

Like many of you, I am a lifelong resident …

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Pinnacle Network to Expand in OHIO: Treatment Needed

Pinnacle Network to Expand in OHIO: Treatment Needed

The New York Times reported (June 6, 2017) that Ohio tops the nation for deaths from opioids. Namely due to substances laced with lethal fentanyl. The state confronts a crisis. …

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For Newborns Exposed To Opioids, Health Issues May Be The Least Of Their Problems

For Newborns Exposed To Opioids, Health Issues May Be The Least Of Their Problems

Among the troubling developments of the nation's opioid crisis: a large number of babies born prenatally exposed to opioids.

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Understanding what addiction is and isn't

Understanding what addiction is and isn't

In the nearly 15 years I have worked in addiction treatment, there have been different trends relating to specific substances. The folks we care for range from young adults, senior …

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Recovery Works of Merrillville Holds Community-Wide Open House; announces reserve a bed

Recovery Works of Merrillville Holds Community-Wide Open House; announces reserve a bed

Merrillville, Indiana

Recovery Works, Pinnacle Treatment Network, opened in late 2016. Recovery Works is a residential addiction treatment facility that focuses on drug and alcohol use.  The organization treats adults through …

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Wayne County detox facility celebrates its opening

Wayne County detox facility celebrates its opening

Eighteen months after shovels ceremonially first struck Wayne County ground, local individuals are receiving help at the new Recovery Works Cambridge City addiction treatment facility. Read for Story

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Pinnacle Treatment Network Completes Senior Management Team

Pinnacle Treatment Network Completes Senior Management Team

Pinnacle Treatment Network, a multistate provider of addiction treatment, has rounded out its senior management team, based in Mt. Laurel, New Jersey. The Pinnacle team includes decades of experience in …

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Gov. Wolf, Monroe community discuss addiction epidemic

Gov. Wolf, Monroe community discuss addiction epidemic

It’s unfortunately now an old story in the Poconos. Someone gets injured and goes to their doctor, who over-prescribes them painkillers. The patient gets hooked, but can no longer afford …

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Where There is Treatment, There is Hope.

Where There is Treatment, There is Hope.

I am a physician. While I have spent the majority of my career as an OB-Gyn, I also specialize in addiction medicine. Both specialties expose the fragile nature of human …

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