Keyword: substance abuse
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PORTSMOUTH — Some people do a double-take when they find out what Ray Davis does. “When I approach somebody from the state and they ask, ‘What do you do?’ I explain … more
PORTSMOUTH — Step in Debbie Lawrence’s small home in Common Fence Point and you cannot escape the memory of her son Bradley, who died May 10 at the age of 25. His body was found … more
PORTSMOUTH — When teenagers want to hide their drug use from parents, they’ll often put the contraband right on top of a bedroom bureau, said Pam Shayer.  “Do you know … more
PORTSMOUTH — Carol Wilcox, one of several local parents whose families have been hit hard by opioid addiction, said it’s often difficult to get their warnings through to … more
PORTSMOUTH — Earlier this year, when the Portsmouth Prevention Coalition (PPC) released its latest needs assessment that tracked substance abuse among local youth, the results were seen by … more
Nearly 20 percent of women — one in every five — will become a victim of sexual assault at some point in their lives. Many initial encounters with their attacker occur in a bar or club … more