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2014-01-06 16:24:09

Students given the opportunity to create a positive message to discourage underage drinking HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of the ongoing effort to educate young people about the alternatives to underage drinking, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board unveiled a new contest that asks students to get creative with their digital cameras and smartphones. The High School/Middle School Alcohol Awareness Video Contest will give students the chance to show...

2014-01-05 23:02:32

Individuals seeking relief from alcohol and drug addictions in Quebec can now receive no-cost consultations. Call (581) 200-0275 for an appointment at Alcohol Addiction Treatment Centers. Quebec, Canada (PRWEB) January 05, 2014 A Quebec alcohol and drug rehab center is announcing that it has started a new program aimed at helping adolescents break their abuse of alcohol through new services available at Alcohol Addiction Treatment Centers. Statistics provided by the Canadian Centre on...

2014-01-04 23:24:08

Aid in Recovery released a statement today commenting on a recent study into the effectiveness of Naltrexone in treating addiction to opioids. Aid in Recovery has said that it will stay abreast of all clinical research regarding this drug, in order to better serve their patients. West Palm Beach, Florida (PRWEB) January 03, 2014 Aid in Recovery released a statement today commenting on recent research into the effectiveness of the drug Nalltrexone in the treatment of opiod addiction. The...

2014-01-04 23:02:30

Individuals seeking relief from alcohol and drug addictions in Hamilton can now receive no-cost consultations. Call (289) 203-1236 for an appointment at Alcohol Addiction Treatment Centers. Hamilton, Canada (PRWEB) January 04, 2014 A Hamilton alcohol and drug rehab center is announcing that it has started a new program aimed at helping adolescents break their abuse of alcohol at Alcohol Addiction Treatment Centers. According to a report from the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse,...

2014-01-02 10:21:56

"It is OK to drink a little bit of alcohol during pregnancy" or "a pregnant woman should not touch alcohol at all during her pregnancy". These statements represent the contradictory conclusions that large population studies on pregnancy and alcohol can reach. Psychologist Janni Niclasen has just defended her PhD thesis on the subject at the University of Copenhagen. She was surprised by the different results that were reached, and she decided to get to the bottom of the results by...

2014-01-01 23:02:14

Aid in Recovery, a full service drug and alcohol treatment center for substance abuse in South Florida, released a statement today commenting on new research that suggests that the seizure drug Topiramate is effective at treating cocaine and alcohol addiction. The study was conducted by scientists attached to prestigious universities in Virginia, Chicago, Baltimore and Texas. west palm beach florida (PRWEB) January 01, 2014 Aid in Recovery released a statement today commenting on a new...

Binge Drinking During The Weekend Damages DNA Of Healthy, Young Adults
2014-01-01 05:13:14

[ Watch the Video: Getting Drunk On The Weekend Has Consequences ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Weekend alcohol consumption can negatively affect the DNA of young, healthy adults, according to new research published in the journal Alcohol. Study author Adela Rendón said these damaging effects have never before been documented among young, healthy individuals because previous research has mainly focused on people who had consumed alcohol in an addictive...

2013-12-31 23:25:48

New Year’s Eve presents extra challenges for those in recovery from addiction. (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 In his 20 years as a mental health and addiction expert, Ben Brafman has seen the challenges that New Year’s Eve can bring for clients in recovery. As the founder and CEO of Destination Hope, Destination Hope: The Women’s Program, and the Sylvia Brafman Mental Health Center, Brafman is experienced in helping people recovering from addiction get through the holiday season with...

2013-12-31 23:22:57

Success with your New Year's resolution doesn't depend on will power -- research shows that planning, setting realistic goals, getting support, and incorporating evidence-based change techniques spell the difference between success and failure. The HAMS alcohol harm reduction program offers all of the above. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 This New Year, millions of people will make resolutions to change their drinking habits, quit smoking, eat less, etc., but research by...

2013-12-31 23:22:52

Relapse prevention for addicts in recovery is more important than ever during the New Year. Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 The New Year brings with it a message of new beginnings, which can be both a blessing and a curse for those recovering from addiction. Drug rehab Florida treatment center Destination Hope is encouraging its clients to step up their relapse prevention strategies to kick off a healthy, sober 2014. “It can be easy to fall into the trap of thinking, If...


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