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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...

2014-06-04 23:15:37

Drug Rehab Services Specifically for Women From Bay Area Recovery Center Houston, Texas (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 For more than 20 years, Bay Area Recovery Center (BARC) has functioned as a prominent alcohol and drug abuse treatment facility in Texas, with five locations spread across the state. Now, the Houston-based medical center has announced the introduction of drug rehab services specifically for female patients. The introduction of women-specific service is in response to overwhelming...

2014-06-04 23:03:27

In its new blog post, A Forever Recovery, an open-ended drug and alcohol treatment program that gets clients off to a great start and gives them a solid foundation in recovery they can believe in, is offering some essential advice on how to convince an addict to seek help. Battle Creek, MI (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 In its new blog post, A Forever Recovery, an open-ended drug and alcohol treatment program that gets clients off to a great start and gives them a solid foundation in recovery they...

2014-05-29 23:13:55

This conference will focus on providing education and resources for mental health professionals who work with families and individuals facing chemical dependency and process addictions. Attendees will have an opportunity to earn 18 CEUs while learning from esteemed experts in the field of addiction. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 The Lifestyle Intervention Conference has announced its lineup of keynote presenters for their 4th annual event this October 6-8, 2014. LIC 2014 will return...


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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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