Gateway Rehab Medical Director Dr. Neil Capretto Passes AwayA man who spent decades helping addicts passed away Saturday after a fight with cancer.
Doctor Continues To Help Addicts While Battling Rare CancerA man who spent decades helping addicts find their way to sober living in the Pittsburgh area is now fighting his own battle against cancer.
Pittsburgh Tech Company Aiming To Help Recovering Addicts With Wearable DeviceA new, wearable device is the brainchild of a local tech company called Behaivior, which is located at Carnegie Mellon University.
Robin Williams’ Suicide Raises Awareness About DepressionA day after actor and comedian Robin Williams took his own life, many are still talking about how a man known for his laughter could have been so overcome by depression.
Local Doctor Stresses Importance Of Utilizing Drug Take Back DayYou probably have an old prescription or two lying around that you need to get rid of, so how can you get dispose of them properly?
Local Experts Convene Working Group On AddictionLocal experts to head a working group to end addiction.
Dr. Capretto Discusses His Thoughts On Marijuana And HeroinKiller heroin has entered in to the Pittsburgh area, while medical marijuana is at the top of the conversation list. Dr. Neil Capretto comments on these and more drug problems.
Police Cracking Down On Synthetic Marijuana SalesState and local police are cracking down on the sale of synthetic marijuana.
New Details On Fatal I-79 Crash Prompts Doctor To Warn Of “Huffing” DangersA report released by Pennsylvania State Police shows that three teenagers who were killed in a crash were “huffing” as they drove on Interstate 79 in Greene County.
Local Expert Offers Warning About Designer Drug Often Mixed With Candy, ChocolateThere’s a warning from a local expert about a new designer drug that's often mixed with candy or chocolate. It's called "smiles" or 2-CI, and it's being blamed for some deaths nationwide.
Drug Rehab Expert: Marijuana Coming From Youngtown May Be Laced With HeroinA local drug rehabilitation expert wants people to be aware that marijuana in our area could have heroin in it.
New Drug Takes Hold In Pittsburgh AreaIt's the newest drug people in our area are abusing and the medical director of a local drug rehabilitation center wants to warn people about it.