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2013-09-27 23:25:20

New treatment methods at Drug Rehab Center Fort Lauderdale emphasize helping alcoholics get sober once and for all. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 Drug Rehab Center Fort Lauderdale has lately been promoting new treatment programs for those who struggle with alcoholism. The new therapies that were made available center on group counseling and therapy which teach someone better ways to interact in situations where alcohol is available. Many alcoholics get sober, but then...

2012-09-13 23:01:12

Helping other alcoholics in recovery helps everyone. Washington DC (PRWEB) September 12, 2012 A new study reveals that developing casual friendships with others in recovery may actually help strengthen the recovery process. A study conducted by psychiatrists at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine evaluated data collected through another behavioral study on alcoholics, and discovered that those who developed casual, “helping” relationships with others in recovery...

Word of the Day
  • 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.'