Special Joint Operation Rescues Children from Drug-Addicted Parents in Malaysia

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A joint operation found children ranging from infants to teens were drugged regularly, neglected, or homeless due to their parents’ substance abuse. Malaysian authorities intervene on their behalf. In an article from The New Straits Times, a spokesman for Malaysia’s Welfare Department described dire situations where children were used by their parents to obtain cash. It ...
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New Hope for Dhaka’s Glue-Addicted Street Children

Selling scraps of garbage to get by, many of Dhaka’s nearly 250,000 street children sniff glue to cope with their circumstances. One organisation is dedicated to giving them new hope for the future. While a handful of non-governmental organisations in the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka work to assist the city’s quarter-million street children, only one is dedicated specifi...
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Celebs Get Real About Mental Health Struggles

Which pop singers, actors and models have recently opened up about grappling with depression, anxiety and addiction? The list might surprise you. In the last year, more than 20 celebrities took to social media to speak out about their battles with depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety and addiction. BuzzFeed recently comprised a comprehensive list of who...
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Millennials and Social Media Addiction

Simon Sinek, famous British/American author, motivational speaker and marketing guru talks about millennials and their addiction to social media that is destroying their relationships with each other and the wider community.  A must watch for millennials and anyone else wanting a insightful look at what the future of human relationships might become.
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What are the Most Effective Types of Addiction Treatment?

Searching for a rehab? Find out which type of addiction treatment is most effective for you. In recent years, the stigma against drug addiction has grown much smaller, while the variety of treatment options for substance abuse grows larger. With so many different treatment options available, it can be difficult to decide which will be the most effective. What Makes Some...
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