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‘What You Need to Know About Addiction and Recovery’ Topic of Alive and Well Presentation

UPMC East Partnering with Monroeville Senior Center for Discussion
 
WHAT: Free educational session will discuss what you can do to seek help for addictions to alcohol, prescription pain pills and sedatives — whether it’s for yourself or someone you care about. Light refreshments will be served and parking is free.
 
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:
 
• What Is Addiction? Recognize the signs and symptoms of addiction.
• Addiction’s Grip: Understand the struggles that dependency creates.
• Depression & Addiction: Learn about the critical connection between addiction and depression.
• The Road to Recovery: Explore current treatment options.
 
WHO: Timothy P. Gaul, D.O., board-certified family practitioner, Partners in Health-UPMC
 
WHEN: 10 to 11 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015
 
WHERE: Monroeville Senior Center, 6000 Gateway Campus Blvd., Monroeville, Pa., 15146
 
Reservations are required. To register, call 412-856-7825.

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