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2012-07-18 23:03:18

Peter Breggin, a leading crusader against the abusive prescription of psychiatric drugs who has been called “the conscience of psychiatry,” presents a pioneering, person-centered approach to psychiatric drug withdrawal in his new book, Psychiatric Drug Withdrawal: A Guide for Prescribers, Therapists, Patients and their Families. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 18, 2012 Peter Breggin, a leading crusader against the abusive prescription of psychiatric drugs who has been called...

2012-07-06 23:01:42

While marijuana was long the first drug of abuse for many drug initiates, prescription drugs are now catching up — but have deadlier consequences. Canadian, OK (PRWEB) July 06, 2012 The change in the overall pattern of substance abuse is reflected in the types of drugs causing overdose deaths and trips to rehab. Since 2000, the drugs sending people to their graves or to rehab have been shifting away from illicit drugs and toward prescription drugs. The 2011 report on the subject from...

2012-05-04 23:03:29

The purpose of this release is to inform consumers that Prescriptioncoupons.us has coupons for Advair and other prescription medication available through their website. (PRWEB) May 04, 2012 High prescription prices are a major hurdle for many people in the United States. With insurance companies requiring high co-pays or making it difficult to get much-needed medication at all, many people need any help they can get when it comes to obtaining their prescription medication. Fortunately,...

Saturday Marks Fourth Annual National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
2012-04-27 09:11:34

Connie K. Ho for RedOrbit.com Using the slogan “Got Drugs,” the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is scheduled for Saturday, April 28 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Organized by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), it allows members of the community to turn in unwanted or unused prescription drugs in a safe manner. “68 percent of new users and 66 percent of occasional users got their pills from a friend or relative,” noted Gil Kerlikowske, director of the...

2012-04-02 23:00:47

Big Mountain Drugs customers will be able to save on their medications in two ways this spring: by choosing generic medications and using discount coupons. Use coupon code generic10 to save $10.00 on any generic medication. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) April 02, 2012 Big Mountain Drugs, one of the leading Canadian pharmacies found online, has announced a spring special on generic medicines. Customers will be able to save on their medications in two ways this spring: by choosing generic medications...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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