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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...

2014-03-10 08:27:36

SEABROOK, N.J., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Seabrook House is proud to announce that they are once again sponsoring the Sober St. Patrick's Day® Celebration to be held on Monday, March 17, 2014 at the Cathedral High School in New York City. Sober St. Patrick's Day was created as a fresh alternative for those who want to celebrate the holiday in an alcohol-free atmosphere. Founded by award-winning TV producer William Spencer Reilly, Sober St. Patrick's Day was created...

2014-03-06 23:01:27

While the nature of addiction is enormously complex and multifaceted, leading addiction treatment center A Forever Recovery has published a must-read blog post that explores the profound question: How does addiction happen? Battle Creek, MI (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 While the nature of addiction is enormously complex and multi-faceted, leading addiction treatment center A Forever Recovery has published a must-read blog post that explores the profound question: How does addiction happen? The...

2014-03-06 12:27:02

ORLANDO, Fla., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TNI BioTech, Inc. (OTC: TNIB) announced today that it has formed a new subsidiary, Cytocom, Inc., for the purpose of developing Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN) and Met-enkephalin (MENK). TNI BioTech has spent the last year developing a manufacturing and distribution network for sale of LDN into emerging nations and has had discussions with the FDA and EMA to begin clinical trials in the United States. The Company has considered whether to...

Social Pressure Can Influence Your Drink Choices
2014-03-05 05:06:32

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online People who go out to have a drink with their friends may find themselves copying each other’s alcohol consumption habits without even realizing it, according to new research published this week in the journal Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. To determine whether or not social drinkers were affected by each other’s orders, researchers from the University of Liverpool in the UK recruited 46 pairs of social...

2014-03-04 23:31:03

Aid in Recovery released a statement today commenting on reports of high relapse rates for addicts in Vermont. According to reports, a state push to shorten the time that addicts stay in treatment facilities may be behind the surge in relapses. Stuart, Florida (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 Aid in Recovery released a statement today commenting on an increased instance of relapses for patients in drug and alcohol treatment programs in the state of Vermont. According to a report from the...


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omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.