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2014-01-23 23:01:43

A Corpus Christi treatment center is addressing drug and alcohol dependency. Call (361) 288-1225 for an appointment at Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. Corpus Christi, TX (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 A Corpus Christi treatment center is launching a new program that addresses marijuana and pain reliever substance abuse problems among adolescents through Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. Statistics released by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services indicate that "marijuana was...

2014-01-23 16:24:53

Woman Harmed by Alcohol-Abusing Doctor Who Kept His Problem Secret Speaks Out OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog launched a billboard publicizing a new toll-free hotline, 1-844-DOCS-DUI, calling on the public and physicians to report suspected drug and alcohol abuse by doctors. A woman harmed by her physician, who found out only later that the doctor had an alcohol abuse problem, called for transparency and reform. The billboard says: "2 in 10...

2014-01-22 23:29:26

According to a recent research, individuals who have psychotic disorders are using alcohol, tobacco and drugs more when compared to the general population. All the academic events concerning the latest psychological, psychiatric and physical researches in relation with the substance addiction and their results can be found on Eventegg. (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 According to a recent research, individuals who have psychotic disorders are using alcohol, tobacco and drugs more when compared...

2014-01-22 23:28:07

Passages Malibu comments on the value of holistic treatment options. Malibu, CA (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 A new study that examined the effectiveness of using meditation to improve stress-related medical outcomes was published January 6th in JAMA Internal Medicine. The research showed that although the benefits were moderate, psychological stress across multiple categories — including anxiety, depression, and pain — was diminished through the use of meditation. The type that appeared...

2014-01-21 23:25:02

The exclusive “Pouyan Method” recovery program developed at The Holistic Sanctuary utilizes proven all-natural therapies with state-of-the-art medical technology and analysis creating life-changing results. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 The Holistic Sanctuary is opening doors to new lives with its revolutionary treatment protocols for addicts of all kinds who have been struggling with addiction for years and even decades. The recovery rate is phenomenal by any measure and...

2014-01-21 23:24:17

One addiction treatment program in South Florida shows years of success by creating a platform for alumni of their program to showcase their stories of recovery since graduating from the rehab center. Deerfield Beach, FL (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 After providing addiction treatment for countless patients, the Florida House Experience has pledged to publish stories written by alumni who have successfully completed recovery programs at Florida House. The goal is provide hope to others...

2014-01-20 23:22:28

Passages Malibu issues statement on new study that reaffirms well-established company philosophy. Malibu, CA (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 Individuals diagnosed with severe mental disorders exhibit a diminished capacity for resisting historically addictive substances, according to a study funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) published in the JAMA Psychiatry on January 3rd. The study examined more than 9,000 people previously diagnosed with schizophrenia, schizoaffective...

2014-01-19 23:02:08

Individuals seeking relief from drug and alcohol addiction can now receive no-cost consultations. Call 819-809-1650 for an appointment at Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. Trois-Rivières, Canada (PRWEB) January 19, 2014 A Trois-Rivières alcohol and drug rehab center is announcing a new program to help end methamphetamine addiction in adults and adolescents at Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. According to data and information offered by a Government of Canada website,...

2014-01-17 23:23:13

Individuals seeking relief from drug and alcohol addiction can now receive no-cost consultations. Call 581-333-0846 for an appointment at Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. Saguenay, Canada (PRWEB) January 17, 2014 A Saguenay alcohol and drug rehab center is launching a program to help adolescents stop LSD addiction through services available at Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. Information from a Government of Canada website indicates that LSD "is a hallucinogen that is commonly...

Alcohol Affects PTSD, Which In Turn Affects The Former
2014-01-17 15:14:30

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online People suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may turn to alcohol in order to cope with their condition, but a new study published in the Journal of Abnormal Psychology has found that heavy drinking can make symptoms of PTSD worse over time. The study authors said the discovery of this vicious cycle, which had been suspected but never confirmed, is the result of the first empirical study to look at the effects of the two...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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