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New Tool Predicts The Painful 'COST' Of Cancer
2014-06-20 12:51:43

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While cancer treatment is well-known for the physical and emotional stress it puts on a patient, a new study has revealed new details about the financial pain that treatment can inflict on a person. Published in the journal Cancer, the new study resulted in the development of an 11-question tool called the COmprehensive Score for financial Toxicity (COST) that can accurately measure a patient's risk for, and capacity to withstand,...

2014-06-19 23:16:16

Aid in Recovery released a statement today regarding a report concerning the worsening heroin and opioid epidemic in the state of New Jersey. According to the report, deaths involving heroin addiction and opioid-related drug abuse have especially skyrocketed among young adults aged 18 to 25 years old. Stuart, FL (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Aid in Recovery, a full service drug and alcohol treatment center servicing South Florida, released a statement today highlighting a report concerning the...

2014-06-19 23:02:08

A new report shows a growing number of physicians who engage in drug-taking behavior while at work. Harbor Village Florida underscores the importance of this new study. USA (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 A new report indicated that substance abuse can exist among the most unexpected: physicians. As reported by Today (6/16), a government study reports that about one in 10 physicians are either abusing alcohol or drugs in an addictive way. In effect, the report shows that cases of medical...

2014-06-18 23:08:04

Novus Medical Detox comments on the growing number of heroin users and overdoses plaguing the U.S., which the facility says can be countered with increased public education and rehabilitation. New Port Richey (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 With recent news reports indicating that heroin use is on the rise—the U.S. Justice Department says there was a 320% increase in heroin seized along the southwest U.S. border from 2008 through 2013 (1)—the health and safety of the American public are at...

2014-06-18 23:01:35

Rising deaths from heroin overdose in Louisiana prompted change in policy. Denham Springs, LA (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 On Friday, May 30, 2014, Governor Bobby Jindal signed into law a bill which increased the penalties for repeat offenders guilty of heroin distribution from 50 years to 99 years. This a complete reversal of the sentencing reform that Louisiana Legislature passed a few years ago which had actually lowered the penalty for heroin distribution from a life sentence to 50 years....

2014-06-18 12:33:30

www.silverbellcoaching.com NEW YORK, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Natasha Silver Bell is a CARC recovery coach and recovery coach trainer through CCAR and OASAS. In addition, she has received training as a Life Coach through the Ben Dean, Ph.D Mentor Coach Program. Natasha has partnered with non-profit, Reach out Recovery, to be a featured writer. Together, they help provide individuals daily resources for addiction recovery. They will address the toughest of issues: addiction,...

2014-06-16 23:07:02

During National Safety Month, Narconon Arrowhead rehab program publishes informational tool kit on its main site, along with additional information on signs of prescription drug abuse and tips on how to stop this type of addiction in the family. Canadian, Oklahoma (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Narconon Arrowhead published an informational tool kit on its main site during National Safety Month, making its prescription drug abuse tools available to anyone searching for information on the facts...

2014-06-16 23:01:27

Harbor Village comments on a new report that indicates increased rates of drug abuse among the senior population. Santa Ana, CA (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 As reported by Gantdaily.com (6/13), the number of seniors abusing drugs and alcohol in the state of Florida is on the rise. According to the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) 4 out of 5 adults who are treated for drug abuse also have a high alcohol dependency. In effect, alcohol abuse rates in nursing homes are as...

2014-06-16 08:28:03

Opioidrecovery.ca provides much-needed answers for patients and families about the journey to recovery TORONTO, June 16, 2014 /CNW/ - For the growing number of Canadians living with opioid addiction, deciding to get help is only half the battle. Unfortunately, actually figuring out the journey to recovery and getting treatment can be a long, hard road too. To help empower patients, give them hope and the tools they need to understand addiction and navigate the system, a new online...

2014-06-16 08:27:58

Relmada Therapeutics and Camp Nine Expect Offering Proceeds to Enable It to Achieve Significant Milestones While Advancing It's Drug Development Pipeline NEW YORK, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Camp Nine, Inc. (the "Company"), which conducts its operations through Relmada Therapeutics Inc. ("Relmada") (OTCBB: CMPE), a clinical-stage company developing novel therapies for the treatment of chronic pain, announced today that it has completed equity capital raises totaling gross proceeds...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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