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2011-01-04 04:08:39

The smoking cessation medications bupropion and varenicline may both be associated with changes in the way the brain reacts to smoking cues, making it easier for patients to resist cravings.

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2009-10-04 10:50:00

A new study on drug addiction shows that about half of heroin and crack cocaine addicts in England's treatment programs quit the drugs after six months.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.