Taking a bite out of 'chew'

...percent since 1995, although this did not specifically include e-cigarettes. Hilary Zander of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence also told Assembly members on Feb. 2 that the use of e-cigarettes among youths has increased "threefold...
NCADD counselor: Alcoholism affects seniors, too

...counselor with the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence in Juneau, joined...Alaska has a particularly high rate of alcoholism and drug use, and Mueller said that...Mueller said that when thinking about alcoholism, many people do not think of senior citizens...
Downtown dilemma: Many resources readily available to help alcoholism

Alcoholism is a disease that can hit anyone, and the impacts of the...people in the United States either abuse alcohol or have alcoholism, a disease.What does alcoholism actually do?"What alcohol and drugs do, it does it to...
Alaska Mental Health Board and Advisory Board on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse to hold winter meeting

The Alaska Mental Health Board and Advisory Board on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse will hold their winter meeting in Juneau...comments on issues related to mental health and/or alcoholism and drug abuse. Public comment will be held between...
Juneau Assembly approves big hike in local tobacco taxes; e-cigarettes also covered

...from smoking e-cigarettes, and that a rise in prices could help her mission.Hilary Zander of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence told the assembly that use of e-cigarettes among youth has increased "threefold" in 2014, which makes...
Made in Alaska: Lisle Hebert's "Crazy"

...convinced our current method of handling the mentally ill, alcoholism, and homelessness doesn't work. He believes our system...homeless.Homelessness, and the role mental illness and alcoholism play, is a huge issue with no easy answers. So what can...
Tribes tread carefully into pot discussions, many say they're inclined to avoid marijuana as a potential revenue booster amid deep sensitivity over rampant alcoholism, poverty, crime and joblessness on tribal lands.Marijuana isn't tied to tribal culture, like tobacco commonly used...
Penn's top picks

...of a team of reporters and photographers who received a Pulitzer Prize for their series "People in Peril," a report on alcoholism among Alaska Natives.Homesick, he left the ADN to take a job closer to home with the Fresno Bee, where he stayed for six...
Housing First project moving forward

My Turn: Smoking on campus a safety issue

...passing and implementing a smoke and tobacco-free campus policy.? Kristin Cox lives in Juneau and is a naturopathic doctor and tobacco prevention and control specialist for the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence.


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