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Young Adults and Addiction: The Benefits of Inpatient Care

For many young people, drug use and experimentation is a rite of passage of sorts. However, experimenting with drugs and alcohol is far from harmless, and can often result in lifelong...

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Adoptee and the vice president of public policy and external...

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Color not a Matter of the Heart

Adopting a baby builds a family. That’s true no matter what. The age, level of need, or color of your child should not determine your bond. On the other hand, it may have an effect. The New York Times explores the stories of interracial families brought together by adoption, and takes a look at the challenges they face.

Posted: 2/4/08