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When One More Glass Of Wine Is Too Many

Do you love to enjoy a glass of wine or two at dinner or at the end of a long day? How do you know when one more glass of wine is one glass too many?

10/14/2014

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Doctors, Addiction Advocates Disapprove Of New Rx Painkiller

A new pain killer has gotten FDA approval. It’s called Zohydro. It’s the narcotic hydrocodone that is designed to be released over 12 hours. But some disapprove.

CBS Miami–04/04/2014

Addicted To Tech (Source: CBS4)

Addicted To Tech

Smart phones, tablets, laptops – with so much technology at our fingertips it’s sometimes difficult to set it aside. Some of your family or friends may seem even addicted to tech.

02/17/2014

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Heroin Use On The Rise In South Florida

When renowned actor Phillip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his New York apartment Sunday, he reportedly had a syringe in his arm and dozens of envelopes of what is believed to be heroin in his home.

CBS Miami–02/03/2014

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Glee Star Died Of Heroin & Alcohol Overdose

A coroner says ‘Glee’ actor Cory Monteith died of an overdose of heroin and alcohol.

CBS Miami–07/16/2013

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Something Extra: S-C-R-A-B-B-L-E D-A-Y

It’s National Scrabble Day!

CBS4–04/13/2012

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Study: Social Media More Addictive Than Alcohol & Tobacco

Imagine a world without Facebook, Twitter, or text messages. If it’s a nightmarish thought, you’re like most people aged 18-25 who are hopelessly addicted to something worse than alcohol or tobacco.

CBS4–02/03/2012

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Is Video Gaming A Dangerous Hobby?

Video games used to be known as child’s play. But now, more and more adults are getting hooked, sacrificing their jobs, families, and friends and spending all their time online.

CBS Miami–05/03/2011

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Scott Rejects Funds For Drug Database

Florida Governor Rick Scott is developing a reputation of turning down money from outside sources. The latest comes after the maker of OxyContin offered up $1 million to help pay for a prescription drug database.

CBS4–03/09/2011

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Facebook: Are You Addicted?

There are new numbers that show just how addicted we have become to Facebook.

CBS4–01/14/2011

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