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2014-03-18 23:33:12

Newly launched innovative residential treatment center now guarantees results for addiction, substance abuse, and mental health treatment. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 The Clearing SPC, an innovative Washington treatment center specializing in a wide variety of addictive and limiting behaviors, today announced that it will provide a guarantee to graduates of its addiction treatment and mental health residential treatment program. Participants who complete the program and whose...

2014-03-18 23:33:05

Lorraine Coleman is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession. Garden City, NY (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 NAPW honors Loraine Coleman, administrator of supportive housing, as a 2013/2014 Professional Woman of the Year for leadership in administration with this prestigious distinction. As the largest, most-recognized organization of women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National...

2014-03-18 23:32:06

The latest blog post from leading addiction treatment center A Forever Recovery is exploring a critical question for every mother-to-be: what is the connection between alcohol and birth defects? Battle Creek, MI (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 The latest blog post from leading addiction treatment center A Forever Recovery is exploring a critical question for every mother-to-be: what is the connection between alcohol and birth defects? “We don’t think of alcohol as poisonous, but that’s...

2014-03-17 23:25:17

New Life House reintroduces announces that victory over addiction is significantly increased with participation in and parent participation in the 12-step program of Al Anon. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 New Life House operates on the premise that no one does this alone. Since 1985 they have been offering hope and solutions for parents with struggling sons. Through their family style, community living model, they have been in the business of giving life a second chance to...

2014-03-15 23:03:23

Philadelphia auto accident attorney Randall C. Flager of Flager & Associates, PC, is asked to comment on findings that even small amounts of alcohol consumed by drivers can raise the risk of accidents. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) March 15, 2014 A recent nationwide study revealing that even a legally acceptable amount of alcohol consumption will increase the risk of a driver being involved in a deadly car accident illustrates just how dangerous drinking and driving can be, according to...

2014-03-15 23:02:23

Renowned drug and alcohol treatment program celebrates expanded service opportunities Manhattan, New York (PRWEB) March 15, 2014 According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, an estimated 18 million Americans currently struggle with an alcohol use disorder. Having been well aware of these statistics and the growing need for assistance for those falling into this category for quite some time, Transcend offers sober living programs throughout Los Angeles and New York....

2014-03-13 23:28:45

Mountainside Treatment Center offers the following ten tips that will help you enjoy St. Patty's Day without putting your sobriety at risk. Canaan, CT (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 Every year, Americans spend an average of more than $245 million at bars, pubs, and nightclubs on St. Patrick's Day. If you or your loved one is a recovering alcoholic and you want to build new traditions minus the temptation of alcohol, Mountainside Treatment Center offers the following ten tips that will...

2014-03-13 23:26:20

Addiction recovery takes many forms, but most are not effective, or include replacing addictive drugs with other prescribed addictive drugs. The Holistic Sanctuary is unique in their all-natural approach that has been proven so effective. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 There are many addiction recovery treatment centers throughout the United States, and indeed the world. The one common denominator between the vast majority of these drug treatment centers is that they rely on...

2014-03-11 23:30:09

Mike Joly, director of Operations for Clarity House and CEO of New Life House, has specialized in sober living for young adults over the past seventeen years. Working with substance abusers and their parents, he has encountered the dilemma that keeps young women from achieving sobriety as early as young men. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Mike Joly found that young women do not receive timely and effective family intervention for substance abuse compared to young men and...

Researchers Identify Decision-making Center Of The Brain
2014-03-11 13:03:32

April Reese Sorrow, University of Georgia Although choosing to do something because the perceived benefit outweighs the financial cost is something people do daily, little is known about what happens in the brain when a person makes these kinds of decisions. Studying how these cost-benefit decisions are made when choosing to consume alcohol, University of Georgia associate professor of psychology James MacKillop identified distinct profiles of brain activity that are present when making...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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