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2014-09-23 06:53:51

One of the biggest challenges a cancer patient faces, especially one suffering from lung cancer, is to quit smoking. Continuing to smoke can cause new mutations among cancer survivors. Many have turned to e-cigarettes, in addition to traditional cigarettes.

2014-09-22 23:10:38

There are various schools of thought currently in vogue within the medical, scientific and chemical dependency communities regarding whether a person is biochemically or genetically predisposed

2014-09-22 14:14:40

Methadone has been used to treat opiate addiction in America for about 50 years, since Dr. Vincent Dole of New York’s Rockefeller University first discovered that the drug was able to relieve opiate withdrawal symptoms and allow addicts to return to their normal lives.

2014-09-17 23:01:37

In its latest blog post, A Forever Recovery, an open-ended drug and alcohol treatment program that gets clients off to a great start and gives them a solid foundation in recovery they can believe

2014-09-16 23:03:00

National Recovery Month, recognized in the month of September and now in its 25th year, spreads the positive message that prevention works; that treatment is effective; and that people can and

2014-09-12 23:09:37

In less than two years, Transforming Youth Recovery has nearly tripled the number of collegiate recovery efforts across the country. Solana Beach, CA (PRWEB)

2014-09-11 23:13:34

In its latest blog post, A Forever Recovery, an open-ended drug and alcohol treatment program that gets clients off to a great start and gives them a solid foundation in recovery they can believe

2014-09-11 16:27:46

COPAC, a leading substance abuse treatment and dual diagnosis program in Mississippi, joins the Elements Behavioral Health family of treatment centers. LONG BEACH, Calif., Sept.

Eating Is Addictive: Study
2014-09-11 03:53:37

People can become addicted to eating for its own sake but not to consuming specific foods such as those high in sugar or fat, research suggests.


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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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