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2014-03-13 23:28:45

Mountainside Treatment Center offers the following ten tips that will help you enjoy St. Patty's Day without putting your sobriety at risk. Canaan, CT (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 Every year, Americans spend an average of more than $245 million at bars, pubs, and nightclubs on St. Patrick's Day. If you or your loved one is a recovering alcoholic and you want to build new traditions minus the temptation of alcohol, Mountainside Treatment Center offers the following ten tips that will...

2014-03-13 23:26:20

Addiction recovery takes many forms, but most are not effective, or include replacing addictive drugs with other prescribed addictive drugs. The Holistic Sanctuary is unique in their all-natural approach that has been proven so effective. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 There are many addiction recovery treatment centers throughout the United States, and indeed the world. The one common denominator between the vast majority of these drug treatment centers is that they rely on...

2014-03-12 23:31:53

Teen addiction and rehabilitation expert discusses the changing face of heroin and why parents aren’t aware of it. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Teen heroin use has increased by 80 percent, according to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Once seen as a dirty drug used by junkies in dark alleyways, it now seems heroin has been running rampant through the homes of Hollywood. Even more worrisome, however, is its slow creep through the streets of the suburbs...

2014-03-12 23:24:13

Fresh Start Behavioral Services, LLC is now offering free consultations on their affordable drug and alcohol treatment programs. More information is available online at http://www.freshstartbehavioral.com. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Fresh Start Behavioral Services, LLC, the leading Salt Lake City drug and alcohol rehab center, is now offering free consultations for those seeking outpatient Salt Lake City substance abuse treatment. Fresh Start is located in West Jordan,...

2014-03-11 23:30:09

Mike Joly, director of Operations for Clarity House and CEO of New Life House, has specialized in sober living for young adults over the past seventeen years. Working with substance abusers and their parents, he has encountered the dilemma that keeps young women from achieving sobriety as early as young men. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Mike Joly found that young women do not receive timely and effective family intervention for substance abuse compared to young men and...

2014-03-09 23:03:16

Aid in Recovery released a statement today commenting on a recent statement from Gil Kerlikowske, Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy. Kerlikowske issued a statement urging more local police and fire departments to equip officers with naloxone, a drug used to reverse the effects of heroin overdoses. Stuart, Florida (PRWEB) March 09, 2014 Aid in Recovery, full service drug and alcohol rehabilitation center servicing South Florida, released a statement today commenting on...

2014-03-06 23:29:38

On February 26, 2014, the Mountainside Treatment Center celebrated its 16th year in operation and has helped more than 6,000 clients overcome their addictions. Now with new innovative facilities and techniques, Mountainside is prepared to spearhead addiction treatment in the coming years. Canaan, CT (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Since its opening in 1998, Mountainside Treatment Center in Canaan, CT has been nationally-recognized as one of the leading providers of clinically-effective drug and...

2014-03-06 23:01:27

While the nature of addiction is enormously complex and multifaceted, leading addiction treatment center A Forever Recovery has published a must-read blog post that explores the profound question: How does addiction happen? Battle Creek, MI (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 While the nature of addiction is enormously complex and multi-faceted, leading addiction treatment center A Forever Recovery has published a must-read blog post that explores the profound question: How does addiction happen? The...

2014-03-06 23:01:26

Individuals struggling with an addiction to alcohol or drugs, as well as their loved ones and friends who want to be part of the solution, should read the latest Best Drug Rehabilitation blog post that focuses on the first step to addiction recovery. (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Individuals struggling with an addiction to alcohol or drugs, as well as their loved ones and friends who want to be part of the solution, should read the latest Best Drug Rehabilitation blog post that focuses on the...

2014-03-06 20:21:58

PHOENIX, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Prescriptions for benzodiazepines are rising in primary care, and their frequent combined use with opioid analgesics may be contributing to medication-related deaths, a finding that goes largely unreported, according to Stanford researchers. Results presented today in a scientific poster at the American Academy of Pain Medicine's 30(th) Annual Meeting highlighted the trend in benzodiazepine prescriptions between 2002 and 2009....