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2014-01-28 23:26:37

Encourages Teens to Seek Help Early to Prevent Later Catastrophes Malibu, CA (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 Hard statistics on the number of teens who cut themselves or self injure are difficult to obtain because so few studies have been conducted on the subject; however, experts estimate one in every 200 teen girls between the ages of 13 and 19 cut themselves on a regular basis. Doctors report the number of reported cases of self abuse among teens is on the rise and that without seeking...

2014-01-26 23:04:03

Aid in Recovery released a statement today commenting on a new study that correlates hallucinogen use with reduced recidivism among criminals convicted of drug-offenses. Aid in Recovery is a full service drug and alcohol treatment center located in West Palm Beach, Florida. Stuart, FL (PRWEB) January 26, 2014 Aid in Recovery released a statement today commenting on a recently released study that linked hallucinogens with reduced recidivism rates in criminals convicted of substance abuse...

2014-01-25 23:02:58

Irving Treatment Center is adding programs toward helping people with drug and alcohol dependency. Call (855) 912-7867 for an appointment. Irving, TX (PRWEB) January 25, 2014 An Irving treatment center is launching adult and adolescent programs aimed at tackling alcohol and drug addiction which are now available through Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. According to information released from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, "Slightly more than half (52.1 percent) of...

Addiction To Food Linked To Impulsivity
2014-01-25 06:05:06

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online New research from the University of Georgia (UGA), published in the journal Appetite, reveals that the same kinds of impulsive behavior that leads some individuals to abuse alcohol and drugs may also contribute to an unhealthy relationship with food. The research team found that people with impulsive personalities were more likely to report higher levels of food addiction, which can lead to obesity. Food addiction is a compulsive...

2014-01-24 23:23:41

Aid in Recovery, a full-service drug and alcohol treatment center in West Palm Beach, FL released a statement commenting on a recent anxiety study. According to the study, tests have shown that the anti-stress hormone nocieptin has been able to prevent and reduce the cellular effects related to stress. Stuart, FL (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 West Palm Beach drug and alcohol treatment center Aid in Recovery today released a statement commenting on the results of a recent study published in the...

2014-01-23 23:24:24

Traditional 12-step programs are coming under increased fire for their approach and inability to provide long-term relief for struggling addicts. The all-natural “Pouyan Method” is healing addictions of all kinds. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 The Holistic Sanctuary Addiction Healing Center is experiencing record success rates while turning the world of traditional 12-step recovery on its ear. The long-standing and some say outdated approach to treatment currently practiced...

2014-01-23 23:20:50

Co-Founder of Groundbreaking Moderation Treatment Center, Alternatives to Lead MM Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 Moderation Management has announced that Dr. Marc Kern, clinical director of Alternatives Treatment Center, has been brought on as the new head of the board. Dr. Kern has been a member of the MM board since 1995, just one year after the start of Moderation Management. Dr. Kern is a long-standing figurehead of the moderation movement and a huge supporter in its...

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...


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