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2013-12-30 23:23:55

A New Year Means a Perfect Chance to Turn over a New Leaf Malibu, CA (PRWEB) December 30, 2013 With 2014 just around the corner, many people look ahead to New Year’s Day as an opportunity to commit to joining a gym, quitting smoking, or making other, more significant, life-enhancing decisions. It’s often all too easy to find reasons to continue in the direction you’re already heading, but the new calendar year often inspires a moment of pause; a fresh perspective. Passages Malibu,...

2013-12-30 23:22:30

These sober celebration tips from Destination Hope can keep your sobriety intact through the holidays and in the year to come. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) December 30, 2013 Drug rehab for women treatment programs at Destination Hope: The Women’s Program are designed to support women year-round, including the difficult period around New Year’s Eve. The night of December 31st is associated with overindulgence and substance use, presenting a potential for relapse for women in recovery....

2013-12-30 23:22:17

The latest blog post by Per Wickstrom at http://www.PerWickstrom.com is asking an important question that parents, educators and legislators must explore now instead of later: are alcohol ads reaching too many young people? (PRWEB) December 30, 2013 The latest blog post by Per Wickstrom at http://www.PerWickstrom.com is asking an important question that parents, educators and legislators must explore now instead of later: are alcohol ads reaching too many young people? “Despite the fact...

2013-12-30 23:02:55

Drug and Alcohol Rehab Asia speaks to local school children about dangers of substance abuse. (PRWEB) December 30, 2013 Drug and Alcohol Rehab Asia (DARA) is pleased to announce the launch of its new School Outreach Program. The program has allowed staff to reach out to young people in the community with a message of prevention. The treatment center's School Outreach Program, which began earlier this year, allows staff to visit local schools to talk to students about the dangers of...

2013-12-30 15:59:40

Study utilizing animal model is published in the American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology Recent data shows that more than 500,000 women in the U.S. report drinking during pregnancy, with about 20 percent of this population admitting to binge drinking. Even one episode of heavy drinking can lead to the collection of birth defects known as fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS). Along with growth retardation, head and face abnormalities, and neurological problems, FAS also...

2013-12-29 23:02:30

Narconon Freedom Center Michigan urges those struggling with addiction to seek drug rehab before New Year’s Eve as part of their ongoing Holiday Dangers Awareness Campaign. Albion, MI (PRWEB) December 29, 2013 Narconon Freedom Center is campaigning to raise awareness of the holiday dangers for those struggling with addiction. As the season’s dangers for addicts escalate to their peak on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day, the center is urging enrollment in a drug rehab program...

2013-12-28 23:01:20

Drug and alcohol center issues public warning of signs of addiction as New Year's Eve approaches. Williamsburg, VA (PRWEB) December 28, 2013 The Farley Center at Williamsburg Place is preparing for the expected spike in patient admissions that occurs this time every year and warns the public to be aware of the emergence of an addictive disorder. The holidays can be a time of stress and celebration but as parties fill the calendar, people often find themselves indulging far more than...

2013-12-25 23:00:30

Chesapeake drug detox center offers new program to stop advancing drug dependency in its tracks. Call (757) 506-7533 for an appointment at Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. Chesapeake, VA (PRWEB) December 25, 2013 A Chesapeake drug detox center is announcing that a program which targets substance dependence and abuse among adolescents and adults has started through Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. In statistics compiled through a report from the U.S. Department of Health and Human...

2013-12-24 23:01:45

Once again leading the charge to end drug and alcohol addiction, the Florida House Detox Center takes it one step further by launching a new state-of-the-art interactive recovery website. Deerfield Beach, FL (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 Access to informative, empowering resources is increasingly a vital part of recovery from drugs, alcohol, and other addictive-type issues. It is for precisely this reason that the Florida House Detox Center is excited to announce the launch of its new...

2013-12-23 23:23:57

Parents who need some tips and advice on how to teach their kids about drugs and alcohol are encouraged to check out a new blog post from Best Drug Rehabilitation. (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 Parents who need some tips and advice on how to teach their kids about drugs and alcohol are encouraged to check out a new blog post from Best Drug Rehabilitation. “Children today are essentially being `miseducated’ on the dangers and risks of alcohol and drugs through advertising, media, and the...