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2014-09-03 23:00:36

In its latest blog post, Best Drug Rehabilitation, which offers treatment programs and believes that having family close by during a stay in rehab can make a big difference in whether or not the process is successful, is highlighting 12 tips to help addicts and their loved ones choose the best rehab facility. (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 In its latest blog post, Best Drug Rehabilitation, which offers treatment programs and believes that having family close by during a stay in rehab can make...

2014-09-03 12:30:44

Statement on CVS Health Announcement from Legacy CEO & President, Robin Koval WASHINGTON, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Earlier this year, CVS Caremark - one of the largest pharmacy retailers in the U.S. - announced it would no longer sell tobacco in any of its stores in order to honor its mission to improve public health. Today, the company made that commitment crystal clear by changing its name to CVS Health, as 7,700 CVS pharmacy stubbed out tobacco sales -- one month...

2014-09-01 23:02:44

Narconon Louisiana New Life Retreat is proud to announce that Derek Heiblim is now certified as a Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Instructor. Denham Springs, LA (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 As well as having completed the Non Violent Crisis Intervention Instructor training, Derek is currently pursuing counselor certification in Louisiana. "I have really been able to advance through the CPI training program as well as the Counselor training program." Derek states "and I have...

2014-08-30 23:04:33

The Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR) celebrates Recovery Month by hosting its 15th annual “Recovery Walks,” in Hartford, CT on September 19. Hartford, CT (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Celebrating its 25th year, Recovery Month is a national observance that educates Americans about the fact that millions of Americans lives have been transformed by recovery, from alcohol and drug addiction and mental health disorders. Every September recovery community organizations join...

2014-08-28 23:15:57

September 2014 marks the 25th anniversary of SAMHSA’s Recovery Month. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 National Recovery Month is nearly here, when people across the nation gather to celebrate the power of recovery from mental and substance use disorders. Alcohol and drug rehab Florida treatment center, Destination Hope has begun preparations for the 25th year of the event, which is sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). This...

2014-08-28 23:01:40

The treatment facility is seeking new patients to give help and guidance to those who need it. Lake Worth, FL (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Millennium Treatment Group recently announced a new goal. The treatment gap in America is extremely large, and Millennium Treatment Group is working to close it, providing more people with the help and treatment that they need. According to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, in 2011, more than 21 million Americans could have benefited from...

2014-08-27 23:16:23

In its latest blog post, Best Drug Rehabilitation, which offers treatment programs and believes that having family close by during a stay in rehab can make a big difference in whether or not the process is successful, is looking at 6 ways to beat addiction without medication. (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 In its latest blog post, Best Drug Rehabilitation, which offers treatment programs and believes that having family close by during a stay in rehab can make a big difference in whether or not...

2014-08-27 23:14:24

The Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR) will host its 15th annual Recovery Walks on September 19, 2014, from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM in Bushnell Park in Hartford. CCAR expects a large turn out from participants across the state to show their support for recovery from alcohol and other drug addiction in front of Connecticut’s state capitol. Hartford, CT (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 The Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR) will host its 15th annual Recovery Walks...

2014-08-26 23:17:01

Troubled Teens Columbia is a new helpline for adolescents who need support and guidance for ending a substance abuse problem. Columbia, MD (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Young adults who struggle with addiction are setting themselves up for failure later in life so it’s important to get them the help they need right away. The new helpline for troubled teens operating in Columbia, MD is a great service for an adolescent who really wants to climb out from under the dark cloud of substance abuse...

2014-08-26 23:16:58

Troubled Teens St. Charles offers a valuable resource for teens seeking assistance for their alcohol and drug addiction. St. Charles, MD (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Teen drug and alcohol abuse is a major issue across Maryland. It’s no different in St. Charles, MD. Substance abuse can happen to people of all ages. Juveniles are falling victim to drug and alcohol dependency in higher numbers than ever before. Many young people are looking to beat substance abuse, but don’t know where to...


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Nicotine Replacement Therapy
2013-03-04 16:06:28

Nicotine replacement therapy is the administration of nicotine by other means than smoking. This change in the way nicotine is delivered prevents the harmful effects of smoking and is usually used in smoking cessation. Types Nicotine replacement therapy can be administered in several forms. The type used depends on the patient and what fits into their lifestyle best. The forms available include: Nicotine patches – transdermal (through the skin) Nicotine gum – orally (through the...

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Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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