David Sack

Promises Treatment Centers

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Addiction specialist and Chief Executive Officer of Promises Treatment Centers, with facilities in Malibu and West Los Angeles, California

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The FDA just announced the approval of a new device that can be used on someone overdosing on drugs. The agency says a person dies every 36 minutes from a drug overdose in the U.S.

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Dr. Conrad Murray has been  convicted of involuntary manslaughter  in the death of Michael Jackson.

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