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MASK- Prevention!!
January 17, 2018 2:21 pm

MASK does incredible prevention work with ‘at risk’ youth in Crown Heights, and many other Schools/Yeshivos!!
When I worked there, I witnessed their devotion and dedication in professionally helping anyone who would turn to them (mental health, drug and alcohol abuse, at risk behaviors…).
If you think someone’s at risk, call them!!
718-758-0400

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January 17, 2018 1:40 pm

terry naturally, l’ve been using this since l fell plus disc injury, b’h l have no pain, almost healed, also l’d used evening primrose oil from health from the sun,veg, open cap rub on then add arnica oil from herb pharm, quality matters, for tooth pain, also evening primrose oil, open cap, rub on gum, holistic nutrition is vital to heal , then there’s hyperbaric oxygen therapy-which heals bones plus many other vital issues, insurance will not pay for this, but the differances is outstanding, it would be wonderful if the community would be willing to set this up in… Read more »

Alternatives
January 17, 2018 10:24 am

There are minimal, if any, negative side effects of Cannabis. How about putting the tax money to concluding the necessary research to confirm the healing power of Cannabis – and make it legal? Research in Yerushalaim shows that lab animals are cured of cancer when given Cannabis. But there are no funds to do the extensive research needed to try it on humans. In the meantime – until Cannabis is legalized – the use of wheat grass juice is known to be more effective at treating cancer than the conventional methods. But medical professionals are not allowed to suggest wheat… Read more »

Worthless
January 17, 2018 12:24 am

Targeting the drug without targeting the reason its being used, is going to help very little or at all. Think of it as gun control, and then thing strictest gun laws in the states -California, Chicago…. Adding a tax on opioid pain meds, is just another state tax grab, similar to the soda tax in Seattle. Soon you will see it on high sugar content, herring, and high sodium foods, salami, hit dogs, or literally anything. I was also told by a current licensed therapist, who is also an ex addict, that he feels bad for all those that really… Read more »

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