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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...

2014-03-04 23:28:20

Passages Malibu issues statement on report detailing the issues facing returning combat veterans. Malibu, CA (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 On February 21st, the Department of Defense issued a healthcare report on efforts needed to be taken to reduce accidental overdose, death, and other unanticipated side effects associated with prescription medication use by individuals returning from military service. The so-called Wounded Warrior report noted that in 2010, almost one thousand troops received...

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...