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2014-04-07 08:32:02

Online Screening and Resources Available at www.HowDoYouScore.org WELLESLEY HILLS, Mass., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Screening for Mental Health, Inc. (SMH), the pioneer in large-scale mental health screenings for the public, is focusing attention on the particular health consequences of alcohol abuse in women. The increased focus coincides with National Alcohol Screening Day, held April 10(th), 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140407/DC98832 The 17(th) annual...

2014-04-06 23:02:31

Addiction Treatment Center Marks Alcohol Awareness Month Canaan, CT (PRWEB) April 06, 2014 April is Alcohol Awareness Month, and Mountainside Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment Center joins in the national campaign to raise awareness about alcoholism and its impact on young people, families and communities in Connecticut. The theme for this year is “Help For Today, Hope For Tomorrow.” “Alcohol is so prevalent in our society – present at some of the most celebratory moments of our...

2014-04-06 23:00:17

Karen Kaplan, reporter for the Los Angeles Times wrote an article detailing distressing news about the nicotine liquid found in e-cigarettes. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 06, 2014 Karen Kaplan, reporter for the Los Angeles Times wrote an article detailing distressing news about the nicotine liquid found in e-cigarettes. In Kaplan’s Los Angeles Times article dated April 3th, she educates the public that the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has learned that poison control...

2014-04-05 23:01:52

Markets Research Reports.biz added deep and professional market research reports on "China Pharmaceutical Glass Packaging Industry Report, 2013-2016" Market Analysis and Overview Visit: http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis-details/china-pharmaceutical-glass-packaging-industry-report-2013-2016 (PRWEB) April 05, 2014 Influenced by the substitution of plastic, aluminum foil and other new packaging materials as well as the declining packaging material purchase prices...

Children Increasingly At Risk From Liquid Nicotine In E-Cigarettes: CDC
2014-04-04 09:35:09

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) suggests that e-cigarettes, as they are currently sold, are dangerous for young children. The report was based on phone calls made to poison control centers that showed over 51 percent of calls between September 2010 and February 2014 were for young children under five years old. Forty-two percent of the calls were for people 20 and older. “This report raises...

2014-04-03 16:23:46

WASHINGTON, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080918/CFTFKLOGO E-cigarettes, and liquid refill containers featuring bright colors, sweet-smelling flavors and dangerous doses of nicotine, are generating rising numbers of emergency calls to poison control centers around the nation, according to a study published today by the U.S. Centers for Disease...

2014-04-03 12:30:49

Rapid rise highlights need to monitor nicotine exposure through e-cigarette liquid and prevent future poisonings ATLANTA, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The number of calls to poison centers involving e-cigarette liquids containing nicotine rose from one per month in September 2010 to 215 per month in February 2014, according to a CDC study published in today's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The number of calls per month involving conventional cigarettes did not...

2014-04-02 23:22:25

Private Treatment Centers LLC launches their new website TreatmentHelp which is a drug rehabilitation treatment website that has a comprehensive database of information and treatment options. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Private Treatment Centers LLC is proud to announce the launch of http://www.treatmenthelp.com, a website devoted to finding the best drug rehabilitation treatment options suitable for a patients needs. With its comprehensive database of researched information...

2014-04-01 23:31:38

CEO Pax Prentiss issues statement stressing the importance of education for young people. Malibu, CA (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 Starting in 1987, The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) began sponsoring Alcohol Awareness Month to bring attention to alcohol-related issues and reduce the stigma associated with those dependent on the substance. Nearly three decades later, that effort continues, nationwide. NCADD announced this year’s theme “Help for Today, Hope for...

2014-04-01 23:27:15

Markets Research Reports.biz added deep and professional market research reports: "China Online Lending Industry Report, 2014" Market Analysis and Overview. Visit: http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/192943 (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 With the continuous expansion of scale, China’s small and medium-sized enterprises are seeing rapid growth in capital requirements, but often shut out by large commercial banks on the grounds of unsound financial system, lack of pledged...


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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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