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  • 02:08

    Drug Abuse Awareness Night on GRINDHARD RADIO

    in Lifestyle

    Awareness Night on GrindHard Radio Hosted by: Virginia "SuperNova" Slim & Jit Chronicles and Co-Hosts JustKP and Cata' Mafioso. Join us as we raise awareness for "Drug Abuse" and ways to prevent it. Join the discussion by Calling In at 323-693-3043 and press "1" to stream live with the panel of hosts. Random calls will be taken and music will be played.

  • 01:37

    The Spiritual Side Of Drug Abuse

    in Spirituality

    DRUGS!  Is there a connection between drug abuse and the world of the spirit.. Drugs are everywhere, and they can help or they can harm us, But can they lead us into the rhelm of the spirit.  Alcohol, its just recreation right? Marijuania its all Natural, from the ground right?  But can we be somehow embarking into a world of hidden dangers and unseen foes. and what of the hard struff, Meth amphetamine, Crack Cocaine, Heroine, and Perscription Medications. Can theses things Open doorways in our lives to spirit entities, and if so; is it dangerous. We will talk about it on blogtalkradio.com/jameseverett591  FOUNTAIN OF TRUTH

  • 02:00

    Gerald's Story: Nursing home and drug abuse of an elderly man

    in Family

    Patrice Gilgan joins us this evening to expose the abuse and drugging of her father at the hands of doctors and nursing home workers in two different facilities in Orange County, California.  The first instance of abuse both physical and with drugs occured at Irvine Cottage Board and Care where Gerald had been sent to recover from brain surgery.  Gerald was drugged within 24 hours of admittance to the home with massive doses of Haldol, Seroqel and overdosed on morphine.  There was no prescription for the morphine.  Cottage Board and Care is operated by St Joseph Hospice, a Catholic enterprise.


    At a second facility, Villa Valencia Skilled Nursing, (a St Michael Hospice and another Catholic owned  enterprise), Gerald was given 7 different drugs.  None of these drugs were to be used on brain injured or individuals suffering from dementia.  When Gerald was finally freed from this facility and hospitalized again, it took more than two weeks for him to respond due to the massive drug overload in his system.


    Videos of Gerald, and of some of the abuse he endured are available on the you tube channel;  Ireland Dallas


    Gerald Gilgan was a retired New York City Fire Fighter.  This man did not deserve this callous treatment.  No one does.  Yet it happens to the elderly every day here in the US. 

  • 01:05

    Episode #4. RIHANNA and her drug abuse.

    in Radio

    In this episode of Naked Departure, Charlie Spice and Sheri Veronica discuss the following:


    DISCUSSION TOPICS



    Rihanna's drug use/abuse

    Bajan Lawyer Therold Fieds disbarred for stealing client's money

    Bajan in Brookly Lurene Elias who was charged with using a scam to steal US$300 000 from West Indian friends and acquaintances in New York City.


    If anyone has any information, comments or questions regarding these topics, please email them at NakedDeparture@gmail.com to post them in the chat room during the show.

  • 00:31

    Alcohol & Drug Abuse (Phase II)

    in Self Help

    Please listen in to this upcoming show!! We are excited about bring you this topic..ON **DRUG & ALCOHOL ABUSE**. Also, check out the website at: www.internationalnutritionclub.com Today!!

  • 00:31

    MINDSET MANAGEMENT MONDAY #15GRIEF International Overdose Awareness Day 8 31 15

    in News

    US Commemorates International Overdose Awareness Day on 8/31


     MINDSET MANAGEMENT MONDAY #15 GRIEF 


    Grieving Parents Memorialize Lost Loved Ones


    #EMPTYCHAIR

  • 01:21

    Stop Child Abuse Now (SCAN) - 1168

    in Self Help

    Tonight's special guests are Alan and Barbara Cohen from Connecticut, husband and wife. He's an attorney and author (aka Avi Morris) who's written about the experience of being a foster father in his book "Crocodile Mothers Eat Their Young". Barbara's a now-retired teacher, a middle-school language arts and literacy specialist who continues to teach adult literacy classes. It was her observations of children being removed from abusive homes that led the couple to become foster parents. They began fostering teens after their own three sons were grown and on their own. Their experience with a girl and her sister became the models for the novel's main characters, which has led them to become speakers at various foster care foster care and child abuse advocacy groups. Alan and Barbara's family has not been immune from the ravages of child abuse and trauma. Their niece survived the abuses of her grandfather, but is now a major success story. There were extreme bumps along the way, including she and her younger brother becoming wards of the state after falling into drug abuse. She attempted suicide twice before age 17, and was sent to a year long rehab. When she emerged she was dedicated to sobriety, finished high school with a GED, and got straight "A"s in a community college. Her brother, who Alan and Barbara fostered, is the other side of the coin. He is still struggling with drug abuse and in the process lost an academic scholarship to a good university. "In the meantime," Alan reports, "the grandfather's abuse pretty well tore apart the whole immediate family. There are many victims of one person's abuse."

  • 00:25

    Holding On To What You Got. Daily Gogetemism #319

    in Lifestyle

    It ain't easy to just let go. Even when we do let go of something physically, we don't always let go of it emotionally. Things play out the way that they play out and we often find out that starting something happens a lot faster than ending something.The difference between the way feel about starting and ending something are like night and day. That's what we're talking about this morning on The Daily Gogetemism Show. Call 347-677-1533 to listen live.  Log http://tobtr.com/s/7855509  to listen live now or use the same link to listen later on when you have the time to.


    This is the best 15 minutes in the business!

  • Stop Child Abuse Now (SCAN) - 1175

    in Self Help

    Tonight's special guest is Reverend Larry Ross from Gerald, Missouri, Vice President of "Knights for the Innocent" and National Chaplain and the Founder of the "Pay it Forward" TV channel ministry on You Tube. Larry grew in a single parent home with a drunk abusive father and 2 little brothers after his mother took off. "Dad was always angry and drunk when not at work and would beat us at the drop of a hat," he says. "I remember him beating my Mom so bad that I grabbed his 22. cal revolver and made him stop." The years of sexual abuse he experienced came from a man his Dad and Mom knew. "They made us call him 'Uncle Don'." At around 13 he discovered the world of drugs and drinking. One evening his Dad started to beat on his littlest brother. "I just snapped, breaking his noise and eye socket and hitting him over and over until I thought he was dead. I jumped up and ran down to Dixie's apartment, who is now my wife." At this point they've been together 29 years. She had two young children who'd been sexually abused by her ex-husband. "I know God put me in their house to be their protector," Larry says. It took a while but he got himself on a better path. "I didn't even really look for God," says Larry, "he found me after I spent my life doing drugs drinking and selling weed." Tragedy in his family didn't stop him. "It's all cogs on a wheel that God has planned for my life because now I get the honor of standing up for those too afraid to reach out and ask for help themselves."
     

  • 01:32

    Stop Child Abuse Now (SCAN) - 1174

    in Self Help

    SPECIAL TOPIC Night - "Child Abuse, Trauma and 12-Step Recovery" - STEP 7 (and we'll include a bit about TRADITION 7) - SCAN host Bill Murray will be joined by special guest co-host Rivka Edery, MSW, LCSW, author of the book “Trauma and Transformation: A 12-Step Guide." Bill founded the recently launched Adult Survivors of Child Abuse Anonymous (ASCAA). Together they will lead tonight's discussion on STEP 7: "Humbly asked Him to remove our shortcomings." ~~ A child abuse survivor herself, Rivka Edery is grateful for the spiritual recovery she found in the 12 Steps of AA. She's been active in the 12 Step community for over 17 years. Bill Murray credits his 30 plus years of recovery to the spiritual power of the 12 Step program, too. ~~ Join us every two weeks to further examine a 12 Step approach to recovery from abuse. Next show we'll address STEP 8 & TRADITION 8. ~~ Please see our web page at: www.NAASCA.org/Trauma-12Step or write to Rivka at: rebecca.edery@gmail.com

  • Addiction with Victor Parziale of Drug Free Workplace PA

    in Health

    Victor Parziale joins us once again to talk about substance abuse and addiction. We'll branch out from the workplace into the home, community, and streets of Pennsylvania and beyond, to talk about addiction dynamics, when use becomes addiction, family roles, the designer drug epidemic, and how to get help for yourself or a loved one.  


    Victor is Program Supervisor at the newly established Drug Free Workplace PA (DFWPA), a non-profit organization funded by the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime & Delinquency. Help employers start drug free workplaces, setup policies, train supervisors, educate employees and their families on the signs, symptoms and dangers of drug abuse. He is in charge of promoting the free services of DFWPA to HR Managers and CEOs across PA.


    Follow DFWPA on Facebook and Twitter. 


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