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2013-11-19 23:00:54

Learning to deal with an addicted family member is one of life's greatest challenges that most people are not prepared for. Narconon International instructs families on essential rules to observe when coping with an addicted loved one. (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 Chuck's 26-year-old son has been addicted to crack cocaine, alcohol, pills and marijuana for more than ten years. Charles said if his son goes back on the streets, he will die. The years of addiction have drained the family...

Fifty Shades Of Grey Herpes Cocaine
2013-11-19 13:01:26

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Fifty Shades of Grey may seem like a harmless read, but a toxicologist found that if you are planning on picking up a copy from your local library then you may want to consider wearing protection. The erotic novel known for pushing boundaries has now been shown to bring to life the consequences of such a risqué life. Jan Tytgat from the Catholic University of Leuven tested a copy of Fifty Shades of Grey at a local library and found...

2013-11-12 09:48:34

A father's cocaine use may make his sons less sensitive to the drug and thereby more likely to resist addictive behaviors, suggests new findings from an animal study presented by Penn Medicine researchers at Neuroscience 2013, the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience. The study, led by Mathieu Wimmer, PhD, a post-doctoral researcher in the laboratory of R. Christopher Pierce, PhD, associate professor of Neuroscience in Psychiatry at the Perelman School of Medicine at the...

2013-11-07 12:47:15

Rutgers study could lead to a better understanding of human addiction – alcohol, tobacco and food – as well as substance abuse Cocaine addicts may become trapped in drug binges – not because of the euphoric highs they are chasing but rather the unbearable emotional lows they desperately want to avoid. In a study published today online in Psychopharmacology, Rutgers University Behavioral and Systems Neuroscience Professor Mark West, and doctoral student David Barker in the...

2013-11-04 23:00:50

An invitation to visit the Galapagos Islands to present both drug rehab technology and drug education seminars results in broad popularity for Narconon program. (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 Amid an increase of drug abuse and addiction on the Galapagos Islands, two staff from Narconon International, management office for a worldwide network of rehab facilities, visited the islands to present Narconon's innovative methods. In late October 2013, Dr. Anna Zaucha Tagliaferro, Medical Director...

Cocaine Addiction Treated With Epilepsy Drug
2013-10-26 05:03:20

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A medication currently approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat epilepsy and migraines could also be the first drug capable of effectively treating cocaine addiction, according to new research published in the journal JAMA Psychiatry. Bankole A. Johnson, chairman of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, and colleagues recruited 142 adults who were seeking treatment for...

Drug And Alcohol Use In Truck Drivers
2013-10-23 04:48:50

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Drinking and doing drugs on the job are commonplace among truck drivers around the world, according to a research review of international data published in Monday in the journal Occupational and Environmental Medicine. In an editorial published alongside the review, Allard van der Beek, a professor at the Institute for Health and Care Research at VU University in Amsterdam, said the findings are "a cause for concern," not only in terms...

Oreos Addictive As Drugs To Rats
2013-10-16 08:44:25

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Neuroscience students from Connecticut College who fed rats “America’s Favorite Cookie” now say Oreos are just as addictive as cocaine and morphine for the lab animals. Rats that were fed the cookies not only went straight to the creamy center first, they also lingered in the area where they were usually fed the cookies. Furthermore, the researchers found that eating Oreos activated even more neurons in the rats’ brains'...


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