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2014-09-18 00:20:55

Premier Event in the Recovery Industry, Polo in the Palisades LOS ANGELES, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Promises Foundation hosts the 9th Annual Polo in the Palisades fundraiser, benefiting Miriam's House, a transitional living home for low-income women and their children. The fundraiser will be held on September 27, 2014 at Will Rogers Historic State Park. This year we will be honoring the amazing work of five community heroes including: Richard Rogg the founder of...

2014-09-04 23:04:19

Dr. Claudia Black, MSW, Ph.D., was presented with the prestigious Father Joseph C. Martin Professional Excellence Award Wickenburg, Arizona (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 Dr. Claudia Black, MSW, Ph.D., was presented with the prestigious Father Joseph C. Martin Professional Excellence Award August 24, 2014 at the National Conference on Addiction Disorders (NCAD) before an applauding standing audience of 800 attendees. This recognition is bestowed annually by the Maryland treatment center to an...

2014-09-01 23:02:44

Narconon Louisiana New Life Retreat is proud to announce that Derek Heiblim is now certified as a Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Instructor. Denham Springs, LA (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 As well as having completed the Non Violent Crisis Intervention Instructor training, Derek is currently pursuing counselor certification in Louisiana. "I have really been able to advance through the CPI training program as well as the Counselor training program." Derek states "and I have...

workaholics unite
2014-08-15 04:29:54

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Nearly one in 10 employees suffer from some form of workaholism, researchers from the University of Bergen (UiB) Department of Psychosocial Science claim in research published Wednesday in the online edition of the journal PLOS ONE. In the study, postdoctoral fellow Cecilie Schou Andreassen and her colleagues recruited 2,160 participants between the ages of 18 and 70 randomly selected from a central registry of employers and...

2014-08-07 15:40:39

The JAMA Network Journals Peter Roy-Byrne, M.D., formerly of the University of Washington, Seattle, and colleagues write that few data exist on the effectiveness of brief (1-2 sessions) interventions for reducing problem drug use, a common issue in disadvantaged populations seeking care in safety-net medical settings (hospitals and community health clinics serving low-income patients with limited or no insurance). Based on the established efficacy of brief interventions for hazardous...

2014-07-23 08:31:48

MIAMI, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In this month's Modern Luxury publication Miami Magazine, a controversial release appeared from the Maercks Institute with the promise of an age reversing breakthrough, the Frankenstein i-lift. The campaign targets the demand for this type of intervention and delivers valuable public education on the risks and benefits of such interventions. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140722/129599 The Maercks Institute Miami launched a...

2014-07-21 23:02:03

The War on Drugs continues to be a divisive topic for many Americans. As softer drug laws begin to unfold around the country, rehab centers such as The River Source of Arizona are chiming in on why treatment works, what it means for the user, and why it's ultimately a better choice than incarceration. Mesa, AZ (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 The results of a 2014 nationwide survey by Washington D.C. think tank Pew Research conclude that approximately 67% of Americans believe treatment is a...

2014-07-03 23:09:48

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, has updated its website to feature a new support resource portal. (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 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, has updated its...

2014-06-25 08:32:51

New name, expanded programming: The Moore Center is now Eating Recovery Center of Washington BELLEVUE, Wash., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Moore Center, Washington's longest-established eating disorder treatment center, has been renamed Eating Recovery Center of Washington to more effectively communicate the breadth of services offered at Eating Recovery Center's Washington-based locations. In July 2012, Eating Recovery Center partnered with The Moore Center with the intention of...

2014-06-10 13:18:19

The Kavli Foundation Neuroscientists agree that abuse of drugs hijacks circuits in the brain that are crucial for decision-making, but society as a whole tends to stigmatize addicted people for lacking self-control. Slowly but steadily, scientists say, they are making important progress in changing the perception of addiction as they identify new therapeutic interventions that could render addiction into the equivalent of a manageable disease like diabetes. A group of addiction...


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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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