May 14, 2019

How Addiction Impacts Sleep

By Stephanie James Addiction and issues with sleep are closely related. Each affecting the other, either with sleep issues and pain leading to addiction or addiction […]
May 13, 2019

Taraji P. Henson To Host Summit On Black Mental Health

“We are working towards normalizing the conversation in our communities at a younger age to eradicate the stigma,” said Henson. Actress Taraji P. Henson is pushing her efforts […]
May 12, 2019

COSA Treats Families to Fun Day Out

Hayneville, AL- With summer fast approaching, more families are looking for opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors and take advantage of the wonderful weather. On Sunday, […]
May 9, 2019

Biscuits Set to Host Mental Health Awareness Game

The Council on Substance Abuse-NCADD (COSA-NCADD) is partnering with the Alabama Department of Mental Health and the Montgomery Biscuits to host “Strike Out Stigma Night” on […]
May 7, 2019

Teen Develops ‘Wet Lung’ After Vaping Just 3 Weeks

By Susan Scutti, CNN (CNN) – An 18-year-old woman working as a hostess in a rural Pennsylvania restaurant decided to try e-cigarettes, perhaps another of the […]
May 7, 2019

Woman Loses 2 Sons in One Night to Opioids

By Ryan Bergeron, CNN (CNN) – “Everything just kind of seemed like a blur that day,” Becky Savage said. “Your mind is not really meant to […]
April 22, 2019

April is Alcohol Awareness Month– Educate Yourself and Others

Alcohol Awareness Month began in April 1987 and each month of April thereafter, the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD) sponsors Alcohol Awareness […]
February 27, 2019

Nutrition in Addiction Recovery

March is National Nutrition Month, the perfect time to focus on nutrition basics. March is National Nutrition Month: an informative campaign designed to get you thinking about […]
November 20, 2018

Being Ernest: Montgomery’s Police Chief Talks About His Decision to Give Up Alcohol

By Sally Pitts, WSFA Montgomery Police Chief Ernest Finley hasn’t had an alcoholic drink in over 20 years. He recalls it was New Year’s Eve. He […]