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2014-04-28 16:28:11

OTTAWA, April 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, Health Minister Rona Ambrose announced the appointment of Audrey McFarlane to the Canadian Centre for Substance Abuse (CCSA) Board of Directors for a three-year term. Ms. McFarlane is currently the Executive Director at the Lakeland Centre for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) in Cold Lake, Alberta. She obtained her degree in Community Rehabilitation and has spent nearly two decades working with children and adults with developmental...

Teens At Higher Risk For Unsafe Driving When Alcohol And Marijuana Are Used Together
2014-04-28 03:54:48

Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs Teenagers who drink alcohol and smoke marijuana may be at increased risk for unsafe driving, according to a study in the May issue of the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. Researchers said the findings point to a need for education on the risks of "simultaneous use" of alcohol and marijuana. The study of US high school seniors found that teens who had used both drugs in the past year had higher rates of traffic tickets/warnings and car...

2014-04-27 23:02:17

Individuals that are serious about saying goodbye to their drug addiction and getting sober have a place to go. For a no-cost consultation, call 312-241-1208. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 27, 2014 Chicago IL Alcohol Drug Rehab is announcing that a new long-term residential treatment program for adults and adolescents seeking professional help for their drug addiction is now available in Chicago and other cities around the Chicagoland area. A drug addict that makes the decision to enter a...

2014-04-25 23:10:09

Deciding that using and abusing drugs is no longer fun can lead people toward getting clean and sober, and there is a solution. For a no-cost consultation, call 267-281-6852. PHILADELPHIA, PA (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 Philadelphia, PA Alcohol Drug Rehab is announcing that its drug detoxification program has been expanded for more services to become available for adults and adolescents in Philadelphia. In these times where drug abuse is running rampant, some people reach the conclusion that...

2014-04-24 23:02:19

Narconon Louisiana stresses the dangers of alcohol abuse through a display depicting statistics and facts about alcohol use In Louisiana. The display will be available all month long and is designed to show the real effects of alcohol abuse on the community. Denham Springs, LA (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Narconon Louisiana has created a display being presented at a local library which shows the impact of alcohol related accidents on Louisianans. A series of photographs illustrates each...

2014-04-22 23:14:27

Medical professionals now offer a full psychiatric evaluation for detoxification. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Alcoholism is an addiction behavior, a compulsive and uncontrolled consumption of alcoholic beverages that not only destroys the victim's health, but also his or her personal relationships and social standing. For such a serious condition, it is not just enough to find an alcohol treatment center, since they are a dime a dozen. It is imperative to choose the best...

2014-04-21 16:24:27

SAN FRANCISCO, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- San Rafael-based Alcohol Justice and Studio City-based Writers In Treatment are pleased to announce that there will be no shortage of brilliant short films during the first REEL Recovery Film Festival - San Francisco Bay Area Edition - April 24-27, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110727/DC41105LOGO "Our recovery short films are potent little vignettes and powerful stories," said Leonard Buschel, founder of Writers In...

2014-04-21 08:29:24

eTips provides a convenient option for obtaining certification through an innovative, self-paced program ARLINGTON, Va., April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Communications, Inc. (HCI) today announced that eTIPS On Premise - Michigan, an online responsible alcohol training and certification program, was approved by the Michigan Liquor Control Commission (MLCC). Since 2001, the MLCC has required alcohol server training for licensees obtaining new on premise licenses or transferring...

2014-04-20 23:00:32

Shadow Heart takes the emotional trauma of growing up in family addiction and reveals its effects through a love story. Follow one woman's brilliant journey of opening her heart and reaching for deep, sensual intimacy to form relationships while taking risks, falling down, and rising again. Healdsburg, CA (PRWEB) April 20, 2014 Shadow Heart is a love story. A slow, sensual, romance that explores the trauma of growing up with feelings of deep abandonment because of an alcoholic father...

2014-04-20 23:00:11

New book ‘A Baker’s Dozen’ by Nick Ringma shares the possibility for recovery from nicotine, alcohol and drugs. Canada (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Author Nick Ringma begs to disagree with the usually quipped cliché “Once an addict, always an addict” as he jots down the personal and clinical observations garnered from the professional perch of an addiction therapist in his book entitled “A Baker’s Dozen.” If there is one that addicts who seeks recovery should possess, it is...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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