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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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The Art of Meditation

A church is enhancing meditation with the use of inspirational sculptures and recorded guides that take you through a walking spiritual meditation. Northconews.com describes how the St. James Episcopal Church is joining faith, art and technology.

Do you find viewing art to be a calming experience or does it excite you?

Posted: 3/7/08