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2014-06-25 08:27:06

Addiction Disease on Rise -- Making Definitive Guide to Treatment of Addiction More Relevant Than Ever PHILADELPHIA, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

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2011-08-17 05:40:00

Addiction is not merely a matter of willpower, but rather a chronic brain disorder, said the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) in its newly released definition of the condition.

2011-08-15 13:58:22

The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) has released a new definition of addiction highlighting that addiction is a chronic brain disorder and not simply a behavioral problem involving too much alcohol, drugs, gambling or sex.

2005-10-08 14:30:11

By Robert Birsel ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Rescue workers scrambled through the ruins of an apartment complex in the Pakistani capital on Saturday after a major earthquake brought two blocks of flats crashing down on dozens of residents.


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edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.