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2014-03-04 23:28:11

With the growing trend of standardized recovery treatment for substance addiction, Clarity House believes it is imperative to treat individuals according to their specific needs. As part of this treatment philosophy, Clarity House has developed a unique recovery model that addresses the specific issues facing young women and is now accepting new clients. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 After 17 years of helping men and women achieve sobriety, Clarity House Operations Director, Mike...

2014-03-04 13:20:27

-Studies examining the potential health benefits of moderate drinking generally focus on average levels of drinking rather than drinking patterns. -A new study shows that, among older moderate drinkers, those who binge drink have a significantly greater mortality risk than regular moderate drinkers. Numerous studies have highlighted the purported association between moderate drinking and reduced mortality. However, these analyses have focused overwhelmingly on average consumption, a...

2014-03-04 13:18:29

-The bulk of knowledge about alcohol consumption and problems comes from high-income countries. -The International Alcohol Control (IAC) study was established to collect and compare data from both high- and middle/low-income countries. -New IAC results show that heavy-drinking New Zealanders tend to buy cheaper, off-premise alcohol, and purchase it at later times. The International Alcohol Control (IAC) study is a newly developed international collaborative project designed to collect...

2014-03-04 13:14:43

-Many people believe that hangovers can either delay subsequent drinking due to pain and discomfort, or hasten drinking to relieve hangover symptoms. -A new study investigates if a hangover that follows a drinking episode can influence the time to next drink. -Results indicate that hangovers appear to have a very modest effect on subsequent drinking. Many if not most people during their lives have experienced a hangover. Some people believe that hangovers might delay subsequent drinking...

2014-03-03 23:26:44

Hangover Lab™ is one of only a select few companies to offer a duel remedy in the form of two pills (Restore and Renew), that naturally provide relief from symptoms of the occasional over indulgence. Restore and Renew contain an array of vitamins and minerals that naturally and effectively work together to rid the body of the traditional symptoms that are often associated with hangovers. Portland, Maine (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 Hangover Lab™, based in Portland, ME, announced today that...

2014-03-03 23:23:43

Treatment center to be the main sponsor in upcoming children's drug prevention fundraiser Pompano Beach, Fl (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 Ocean Breeze Recovery is pleased to announce that it will once again be the lead sponsor in the upcoming Fellowship Foundation Children's Drug Prevention Golf Classic. The event, which will take place Monday, April 28, 2014, will be held at Parkland Golf and Country Club. Funds raised from the golf outing will go directly to programs that work to...

2014-02-28 23:27:10

Back2Basics addiction treatment center selects a few former residents to speak at a NAU-hosted panel. Flagstaff, AZ (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Three former Back2Basics drug and alcohol rehabilitation residents, James B., Brad J. and Joe V., spoke at NAU to current students and staff about addiction, 12-step-focused recovery and life beyond residency. “The discussion at NAU came about very organically, “ said Brad J. who works in the Back2Basics transition program and is studying to...

2014-02-28 23:21:09

Los Angeles, California’s The Lakehouse Recovery Center announces integration of neuroscience-based addiction recovery services into residential program. Westlake Village, California (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Southern California’s The Lakehouse Recovery Center, located in Westlake Village, announced the integration of cutting-edge chemical dependency recovery services into its acclaimed inpatient drug and alcohol rehab program. The announcement represents the ongoing collaboration...

2014-02-27 23:24:23

Many addicts are unaware of the impact drugs and alcohol have on the human body. These interactive tools allow people to learn about the effects by organs and systems. Fort Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Destination Hope, a nationally recognized addiction treatment facility in South Florida, is sending the message that treatment isn’t just for your mind in two new interactive online educational tools: "The Effects of Drug Abuse on the Body" and "The Effects...

2014-02-26 23:20:37

Data looks at multiple race/ethnicity categories and covers a wide spectrum of socio-demographic characteristics. Loma Linda, CA (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 A new study out of Loma Linda University (LLU) provides binge drinking population estimates for California adults by gender and detailed race/ethnicity categories. The study was published online on Feb. 12, 2014 in “The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse.” Other research has shown that more than half of all alcohol consumed...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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