Navigation Links
Scientology Churches Countering South Africa Drug Crisis
Date:9/12/2013

Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 12, 2013

Illegal drugs and drug addiction in South Africa are a scourge West Cape Premier Helen Zille described as “a horrific situation that constitutes one of our greatest social crises.” The problem has escalated to such an extent that Zille and Albert Fritz, Member of West Cape Premier’s Executive Council for Social Development, announced August 19 that their provincial government will spend more than R87 million this year to tackle the abuse of drugs and alcohol. This is more than twice what was allocated to the problem four years ago.

Scientology Churches are addressing the problem by working with like-minded groups and individuals throughout South Africa to prevent drug abuse before it occurs. They reach young people with factual information about what drugs are and what they do to help them make the self-determined decision to live drug-free.

As part of this program, on August 17 and 18, the Churches of Scientology Pretoria, Johannesburg, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth and Durban conducted drug education specialist seminars based on The Truth About Drugs—the drug education initiative the Church supports. More than 400 educators, government officials, parents, community and religious leaders attended.

At the Church of Scientology of Pretoria, attendees also toured the Public Information Center where all elements of the Truth About Drugs drug education and prevention program are on display.

The Truth About Drugs consists of 13 fact-filled booklets and award-winning videos. The curriculum is designed to interest and engage young people, allowing them to examine their own ideas and compare what they have been told about drugs with the cold, hard facts of abuse.

Scientology Churches make The Truth
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Church of Scientology Moscow Honors Drug-Free Athletes
2. National Scientology Organization Truth About Drugs Booth At Mexico City Health Conference
3. Church of Scientology Berlin Promotes Drug-Free Living
4. Marathon for a Drug-Free UK Supported by Church of Scientology
5. Church of Scientology Honors Florida Human Rights Volunteer
6. Church of Scientology Pasadena Hosts Forum to Tackle Teen Drug Abuse
7. Church of Scientology of Pretoria Releases New Drug Prevention Brochure
8. Zane Benefits Publishes New Information on HRAs for Churches
9. Countering Drug Myths in Seattle
10. Countering fake and substandard drugs: IOM report releases Feb. 13
11. Airelle Skin Collaborates with Local Southern California Organization
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/31/2014)... 2014 — A team from the Broad Institute, ... of California, Santa Cruz, was awarded one of ... Pilot contracts with the goal of building a ... Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) and other datasets by ... in one cloud environment. This co-location will enable ...
(Date:10/31/2014)... (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 At the ... about families narrowly escaping carbon monoxide poisoning in their ... just weeks away, one family-owned, Missouri-based heating and cooling ... to making sure families start the home heating season ... and secure. , Beginning Nov. 1, 2014, E ...
(Date:10/31/2014)... 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Sleep apnea may make it hard ... parked your car or left your house keys, a small ... apnea showed that this ability -- called spatial memory -- ... sleep, even when other stages of sleep weren,t affected. REM ... typically occur. "We,ve shown for the first time that ...
(Date:10/31/2014)... device to give cancer researchers an unprecedented microscopic look ... through the body, causing more than 90 percent of ... cells travel, the device could uncover new ways to ... university,s Whiting School of Engineering and its Institute for ... system recently in the journal Cancer Research . ...
(Date:10/31/2014)... have found a drug combination that can trigger the ... way for new treatments, according to research that will ... Cancer Conference in Liverpool next week*. , When healthy ... of events culminating in self destruction. But cancer cells ... This means that cells grow out of control – ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Broad Institute, Univ. of California team awarded NCI Cancer Genomics Cloud Pilot contract 2Health News:Broad Institute, Univ. of California team awarded NCI Cancer Genomics Cloud Pilot contract 3Health News:Many Homeowners Missing Key Safety Risks with Home Heating;Missouri-based Company E and Q Announces New Safety Check 2Health News:Many Homeowners Missing Key Safety Risks with Home Heating;Missouri-based Company E and Q Announces New Safety Check 3Health News:Sleep Apnea May Steal Some of Your Memory: Study 2Health News:Viewing cancer on the move: New device yields close-up look at metastasis 2Health News:Viewing cancer on the move: New device yields close-up look at metastasis 3Health News:Scientists trigger self-destruct switch in lung cancer cells 2
... ... protective equipment, bad assumptions are hazardous and can result in injury -- or ... assumptions are widespread -- endangering both the effectiveness of occupational Hearing Conservation ... paper from Howard Leight, " Bad Assumptions about Hearing Protection ...
... , ... Dec. 1 Ovid, part of Wolters Kluwer Health and a ... information for the medical, scientific and academic markets, will be showcasing ... and the implementation of a new psychology lexicon, based on the ...
... , WASHINGTON, Dec. 1 The following is being ... Kerry, Ranking Member Lugar, and Members of the Committee. , ... serve as Administrator of the United States Agency for International ... the Agency. , Secretary of State Clinton has expressed ...
... The Patient Safety Authority Encourages Older Persons and Healthcare ... Upon Authority Data , HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 1 ... those 65 and older, including residents in nursing homes, according ... December Patient Safety Advisory . , According to the ...
... 30 November 2009. Performing surgical operations without leaving ... become a reality. This is demonstrated by the recent ... Surgery), an innovative surgical approach that allows surgical access ... advantageous for the patient: lack of scars, shorter hospital ...
... age are more likely to engage in risky health behaviors ... aging process may act as a disincentive to behave ,sensibly, ... in anticipation of ,miserable, old age. These findings 1 ... Queen,s University Belfast, Northern Ireland, are published online in Springer,s ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:New White Paper Details Six Common Bad Assumptions About Hearing Protection 2Health News:New White Paper Details Six Common Bad Assumptions About Hearing Protection 3Health News:Ovid Highlights the Latest Productivity Workflow Enhancements to Ovid Universal Search(TM) and its New Psychology Lexicon at London's Online Information 2009 Conference 2Health News:Ovid Highlights the Latest Productivity Workflow Enhancements to Ovid Universal Search(TM) and its New Psychology Lexicon at London's Online Information 2009 Conference 3Health News:Testimony Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Administrator Designate Dr. Rajiv Shah December 1, 2009 2Health News:Testimony Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Administrator Designate Dr. Rajiv Shah December 1, 2009 3Health News:Testimony Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Administrator Designate Dr. Rajiv Shah December 1, 2009 4Health News:Testimony Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Administrator Designate Dr. Rajiv Shah December 1, 2009 5Health News:Testimony Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Administrator Designate Dr. Rajiv Shah December 1, 2009 6Health News:Testimony Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Administrator Designate Dr. Rajiv Shah December 1, 2009 7Health News:Testimony Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Administrator Designate Dr. Rajiv Shah December 1, 2009 8Health News:Testimony Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Administrator Designate Dr. Rajiv Shah December 1, 2009 9Health News:Ninety Percent of All Vaccine Preventable Deaths Occur in Those 65 and Older According to Highlighted Studies in the December Patient Safety Advisory 2Health News:Ninety Percent of All Vaccine Preventable Deaths Occur in Those 65 and Older According to Highlighted Studies in the December Patient Safety Advisory 3Health News:Ninety Percent of All Vaccine Preventable Deaths Occur in Those 65 and Older According to Highlighted Studies in the December Patient Safety Advisory 4Health News:Ninety Percent of All Vaccine Preventable Deaths Occur in Those 65 and Older According to Highlighted Studies in the December Patient Safety Advisory 5Health News:Hospital Clinic Barcelona and Massachusetts General Hospital extract rectal mass through anus 2Health News:Hospital Clinic Barcelona and Massachusetts General Hospital extract rectal mass through anus 3Health News:Binge drinking youths find getting old a drag 2
(Date:10/30/2014)... Oct. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Atlantic Canadians will save ... between Canada,s provinces and territories ... President of the Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association (CGPA), said ... while speaking at the Atlantic Summit on Healthcare and ... which is being hosted by the Public Policy Forum ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... 30, 2014 WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE: ... technology platform company serving the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical ... and the United States , ... the Tel Aviv area of ... WuXi,s broad platform of integrated R&D services to local ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... , Oct. 30, 2014   ViaDerma, Inc. ... to bringing new products to market, has recently ... TetraStem. TetraStem is a topical liquid tetracycline-based antibiotic ... that can convert oral medication active ingredients into ... a first aid antibiotic to help prevent skin ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Atlantic Canadians to Save $560-Million Through Unprecedented Three-Year Pan-Canadian Agreement on Generic Prescription Medicines 2Atlantic Canadians to Save $560-Million Through Unprecedented Three-Year Pan-Canadian Agreement on Generic Prescription Medicines 3WuXi AppTec Launches Representative Office in Israel, Forms Strategic Collaboration with Pontifax 2ViaDerma, Inc. Lead Product TetraStem Shown Effective in Fighting Staph Infections including MRSA 2ViaDerma, Inc. Lead Product TetraStem Shown Effective in Fighting Staph Infections including MRSA 3
... K-V Pharmaceutical Company (NYSE:  KVa/KVb) announced today that it ... Administration ("FDA") of the successful completion of an inspection ... first product to market.  Under the Company,s Consent Decree, ... and facilities are expected to be required before K-V ...
... Inc. Promote PurCotton(R) Brand in Shenzhen -- SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- ... ... --> ... = ,; var first_result; // Results are keyed by longUrl, so we need to grab the first ...
Cached Medicine Technology:K-V Pharmaceutical Company Announces Completion of U.S. Food and Drug Administration Inspection and Approval to Return its First Product to Market 2K-V Pharmaceutical Company Announces Completion of U.S. Food and Drug Administration Inspection and Approval to Return its First Product to Market 3K-V Pharmaceutical Company Announces Completion of U.S. Food and Drug Administration Inspection and Approval to Return its First Product to Market 4K-V Pharmaceutical Company Announces Completion of U.S. Food and Drug Administration Inspection and Approval to Return its First Product to Market 5K-V Pharmaceutical Company Announces Completion of U.S. Food and Drug Administration Inspection and Approval to Return its First Product to Market 6K-V Pharmaceutical Company Announces Completion of U.S. Food and Drug Administration Inspection and Approval to Return its First Product to Market 7K-V Pharmaceutical Company Announces Completion of U.S. Food and Drug Administration Inspection and Approval to Return its First Product to Market 8Winner Medical and U.S. Cotton Inc. Promote PurCotton(R) Brand in Shenzhen 2Winner Medical and U.S. Cotton Inc. Promote PurCotton(R) Brand in Shenzhen 3Winner Medical and U.S. Cotton Inc. Promote PurCotton(R) Brand in Shenzhen 4Winner Medical and U.S. Cotton Inc. Promote PurCotton(R) Brand in Shenzhen 5Winner Medical and U.S. Cotton Inc. Promote PurCotton(R) Brand in Shenzhen 6Winner Medical and U.S. Cotton Inc. Promote PurCotton(R) Brand in Shenzhen 7Winner Medical and U.S. Cotton Inc. Promote PurCotton(R) Brand in Shenzhen 8
This CLS number is a new product number, created to easily match Cornings product number. If showing no availability yet, please order under the old Sigma-Aldrich number (Z71,410-0) or contact custom...
... Pipetman Ultra is a fully adjustable, air-displacement ... It is the latest member of the ... characteristics: robustness, accuracy, and precision. We also ... feedback from our customers. Eight models cover ...
... for aqueous samples of moderate viscosity and density. Proven ergonomic design reduces ... Volume Range (ul) ... 1.2~2.5 Imprecision(%) ... (ul) ...
... ergonomics, and value!, Comfortable feel ... non-slip, contoured handle , Finer control ... spring action , Completely autoclavable for ... need for recalibration , Easy-to-read precision ...
Medicine Products: