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God and Medication Safety

Nathan Wray Licensed and Ordained Minister 02/18/19 Isaiah 38 : 21 For Isaiah had said, let them take a lump of figs, and lay it for a plaster upon the boil, and he (Hezekiah) shall recover. Gift from God This was certainly a gift from God. Not just the medicine, but the life that God…
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February 18, 2019 0

RCADC Visits Kingston Elementary

Kingston Elementary Kingston Elementary students were just about to start their day when we walked in the gym. The students were kept in the gym a little longer than usual, and I’m sure they couldn’t wait to get to class. Elk’s Lodge The Elk’s Lodge holds a poster contest every year to bring awareness to…
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February 11, 2019 0

Protect Your Medication With An Old IOS Device

We are always looking for creative ways to keep medication safe, and this one although unconventional is my favorite. It requires 3 things. Your current IOS device, your old IOS device, and an app called Presence. Follow these simple steps and you’re on your way to keeping your medication safe. 1. Download the App Presence…
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December 17, 2018 0

Finding Strength In Sobriety

Powerless over drugs but finding strength in sobriety The power of addiction does’nt have to remain in power. Courage is a great starting point to build strength. If you feel powerless over your substance abuse, I encourage you to read this article posted by The Dream Center for Recovery.  


March 6, 2018 0

AG Sessions expected to rescind marijuana policy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions is expected to rescind a policy that had let legalized marijuana flourish without federal intervention across the country, so the use of medical marijuana from companies as Micro Lab Farms will be legal to do for medical purposes. That’s according to two people with direct knowledge of the decision. They…
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January 4, 2016 0

Teaching Your Kids Medication Safety

It’s never too early to begin Medication Safety. According to the CDC more than 64,000 children are admitted to the ER for medicine poisoning. That’s about 1 child every 8 minutes!!! So we wanted to give you some tips on how to prevent it from happening in your home. First – Always keep your medications…
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December 15, 2014 0

Have You Talked To Your Kids About Drugs? Why Not Tonight?

When I found out my wife was pregnant with our oldest child, I started dreaming of the football and basketball player he would soon be. Five years after he was born, Jake was diagnosed with Autism. I wasn’t really sure what it was, but I knew he wasn’t in to sports. He would spend hours…
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December 16, 2013 0

Harriman Students Give Holiday Boost

Students at Harriman Middle School took advantage of an opportunity to spread some holiday cheer. U.S. troops stationed in Kuwait show off Christmas stockings made by Harriman Middle School P-3 Club members. The students sent the stockings and Christmas cards to the troops through the Adopt A Soldier Program. The school’s Positive Peer Pressure —…
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January 16, 2013 0

Pharmacide: Every 17 days, overdoses kill in Roane County

By Matt Lakin KINGSTON — Pills killed more people in Roane County last year than guns, knives, car wrecks or plane crashes. Twenty-one men and women died of accidental drug overdoses here in 2010, according to preliminary statistics from the county medical examiner. That’s an average of about one death every 17 days. The first…
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October 30, 2012 0