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2014-07-10 23:13:16

Substance abuse treatment centers in Georgia not only treat the problem of drug and alcohol problems, but also the issue of Codependent Behavior. Recovery Outfitters a long term substance abuse treatment center located in Cummings Georgia, recently completed part two of the blog post on their website explaining this issue. (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Recovery Outfitters is a well-established substance abuse treatment center with drug addiction treatment programs designed to help their residents...

2014-07-08 23:13:50

Hangover Heaven adds emergency medical services (EMS) division to Las Vegas location. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Hangover Heaven's Las Vegas location added an emergency medical services (EMS) department July 1, 2014. The EMS permit was issued to Dr. Jason Burke's Hangover Heaven by the Southern Nevada Health District. In November 2013, Hangover Heaven purchased an emergency vehicle (EV) to serve as a transport and treatment unit. To maximize its utility, the EV was...

2014-07-08 23:13:13

Meetings at Cornerstone Recovery Center to focus on relapse prevention for drug and alcohol addiction. Fort Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Cornerstone Recovery Center in Ft. Lauderdale is proud to announce a new monthly event for alumni of the drug rehab center’s addiction recovery programs. The Alumni Meeting will be held the second week of each month. The purpose of the meeting is to support alumni in their continuing journey to stay clean and sober and is also a relapse...

2014-07-08 23:09:18

This continuing education and networking event focuses on 12-Step recovery principles and how to integrate them most effectively into addiction therapies. Exhibitors will present information about the newest options in the behavioral health industry’s services and products. West Boynton Beach, Florida (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Into Action Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment Center will join other professional exhibitors at the Clinical Overview of the Recovery Experience (C.O.R.E.)...

2014-07-08 11:08:29

Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs The brands of alcohol popular with underage drinkers also happen to be the ones heavily advertised in magazines that young people read, a new study finds. The findings, reported in July's Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, add to evidence that alcohol ads can encourage kids to drink. They also suggest that the alcohol industry's self-imposed standards on advertising are inadequate, said lead researcher Craig Ross, Ph.D., M.B.A., of the...

New Tool Tells You How Much Alcohol Is In Your Favorite Cocktail
2014-07-07 13:18:48

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe online Last month, redOrbit reported on the breakdown of alcohol consumption on a state-by-state and city-by-city level and discovered some very interesting and unexpected statistics. That study was based on data collected from the personal breathalyzer product put out by San Francisco-based BACTrack. That study was only possible because each participant, individuals who had purchased the BACTrack product and linked it to their...

2014-07-03 23:08:53

DMG Productions explores holistic solutions for substance abuse treatment. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 Health Recovery Center announced that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of Innovations with Ed Begley Jr, airing later this year 2014, via Discovery Channel. Dates and show times TBA. Innovations will explore Health Recovery Center's holistic addiction treatment and alcohol recovery center, where drug-free treatment of alcoholism, chemical dependency, depression,...

2014-07-03 23:05:50

Harbor Village Florida comments on art gallery spreading the word on drug addiction and recovery. USA (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 As reported by the Reno Gazette Journal in the article Recovery and Addiction Displayed in Public Art Project (6/28), a new art gallery called Doors to Recovery is currently on display to help raise awareness of drug addiction and the many benefits of recovery. The project is sponsored by a group called Transforming Youth Recovery, which is headed by a woman who lost...

2014-07-03 23:01:54

Harbor Village Florida comments on Massachusetts General Hospital taking steps to spot drug addicts. (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 As reported by South Coast Today in the article MGH To Screen All Patients For Substance Abuse (6/30), the Massachusetts General Hospital has began to ask all patients routine questions about their drug and alcohol use as a way to intervene in possible addiction cases. The questionnaire, which asks patients general questions about their level of alcohol use and their...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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