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We Drink More Alcohol On Gym Days According To Northwestern

We Drink More Alcohol On Gym Days, According To Northwestern Medicine Researchers

Erin White, Northwestern University People of all ages more likely to indulge in alcohol on days when they’re more active A new Northwestern Medicine® study finds that on days when people exercise more -- typically Thursdays to Sundays --...

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2014-09-29 23:09:21

A New Day Drug and Alcohol Treatment Center was proud to announce the arrival of Dr. Alonderay Johnson, PHD as their new program director. The addition of Dr. Johnson to an already stellar team of addiction professionals has given A New Day a fresh spark of energy and enthusiasm for treating substance abuse. North Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 With background in everything from substance abuse to family and adolescent counseling, Dr. Johnson received her PHD in psychology from...

2014-09-26 23:05:27

Serial entrepreneur, educator and founder of Sylvan Learning Centers, Berry Fowler, has joined forces with Dr. Jean LaCour, President and cofounder of NET Institute Center for Addiction and Recovery Education, to provide professional recovery coach training to thousands. Daytona Beach, Florida (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 Serial entrepreneur, educator and founder of Sylvan Learning Centers, Berry Fowler, has joined forces with Dr. Jean LaCour, President and cofounder of NET Institute Center...

2014-09-24 23:00:45

In its latest blog post, Best Drug Rehabilitation, which offers treatment programs and believes that having family close by during a stay in rehab can make a big difference in whether or not the process is successful, is highlighting 12 signs that someone may be addicted to drugs. (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 In its latest blog post, Best Drug Rehabilitation, which offers treatment programs and believes that having family close by during a stay in rehab can make a big difference in whether...

2014-09-22 23:10:38

There are various schools of thought currently in vogue within the medical, scientific and chemical dependency communities regarding whether a person is biochemically or genetically predisposed to alcoholism or addiction; with one school of thought advocating the “disease concept” of addiction. Canadian, Oklahoma (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 The Disease Theory of Addiction The school of thought which advocates addiction as a disease embraces the notion that it is an inherited disease;...

2014-09-22 14:14:40

Methadone has been used to treat opiate addiction in America for about 50 years, since Dr. Vincent Dole of New York’s Rockefeller University first discovered that the drug was able to relieve opiate withdrawal symptoms and allow addicts to return to their normal lives. Although numerous studies support the safety and efficacy of methadone maintenance for the treatment of opiate addiction, myths about methadone continue to thrive. If you or someone close to you is struggling with opiate...

2014-09-17 23:01:37

In its latest blog post, A Forever Recovery, an open-ended drug and alcohol treatment program that gets clients off to a great start and gives them a solid foundation in recovery they can believe in, is exploring the dangerous link between addiction and depression. Battle Creek, MI (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 In its latest blog post, A Forever Recovery, an open-ended drug and alcohol treatment program that gets clients off to a great start and gives them a solid foundation in recovery they...

2014-09-16 23:03:00

National Recovery Month, recognized in the month of September and now in its 25th year, spreads the positive message that prevention works; that treatment is effective; and that people can and do recover. A newly released Narconon Arrowhead booklet offers tips on addiction recovery during this month. (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 SAMHSA, the federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, has as its mission a reduction of the impact of substance abuse and mental health...

2014-09-16 12:31:18

OCONOMOWOC, Wis., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rogers Memorial Hospital is using September's National Recovery Month to announce it is enhancing addiction treatment services at its Brown Deer, Kenosha, Madison and Oconomowoc locations. Rogers will expand its "dual diagnosis" services to address not only addictive disorders but also psychiatric disorders such as mood disorders, anxiety disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and psychological trauma, which often co-occur with...

2014-09-15 23:00:08

‘A Night In The Life...’chronicles typical night in the life of four young alcoholics San Diego, Calif. (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Authors Christine Snow and Donna Albury highlight the seriousness of alcohol addiction through a compelling story of four alcoholics. Born out of love and pain and the authors’ desire to reach out to others, “A Night In The Life...” (published by Xlibris) reveals the struggles with addiction and aims to help those who are suffering from the same...

2014-09-11 23:13:34

In its latest blog post, A Forever Recovery, an open-ended drug and alcohol treatment program that gets clients off to a great start and gives them a solid foundation in recovery they can believe in, is helping people answer the potentially life-changing question: is inpatient treatment right for me? Battle Creek, MI (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 In its latest blog post, A Forever Recovery, an open-ended drug and alcohol treatment program that gets clients off to a great start and gives them...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'