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2014-03-17 23:25:43

Puricorp announced today continued record growth in its line of products serving Practitioners, Clinics, and individuals seeking help for over-use of alcohol, opiate-based pain meds, over-eating, and excessive use of cigarettes and tobacco products. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 "We are grateful to our partners in the practitioner, clinic and counseling sectors that have helped us reach record numbers of people seeking freedom from their excessive use behaviors," said Jon...

2014-03-17 23:03:29

Narconon Arrowhead puts out new information on two-step detoxification process done at the facility that relieves withdrawal symptoms and cravings from heroin and other drugs. Canadian, Oklahoma (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 Narconon Arrowhead utilizes an innovative two-phase, holistic, drug-free method of detoxification to cleanse the body of drug residuals and reduce withdrawal symptoms. They have been using their drug-free method for almost five decades and it has helped them avoid the side...

2014-03-17 12:27:13

Developers Continue to Focus Efforts on Formulation Improvements, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that, according to insights from surveyed U.S. and European psychiatrists and U.S. managed care (MCO) pharmacy directors, a therapy resulting in reduced use of opioids compared with existing therapies is one of the greatest unmet needs in the treatment of opioid addiction. Although clinical data...

Opioids Prescriptions Increase Significantly In Emergency Rooms
2014-03-17 05:06:33

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from George Washington University (GW) reports dramatic increases in opioid analgesic prescriptions, such as Percocet, Vicodin, oxycodone and Dilaudid, during emergency room visits in the US from 2001 to 2010. These findings, reported in the journal Academic Emergency Medicine, were not explained by higher visit rates for painful conditions. The visit rates only rose moderately during the study period. “This trend is...

2014-03-14 23:01:23

Suboxone has become a popular medication to use in detox from alcohol and other opiate addictions. Lake Worth, FL (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 When medically necessary, Millennium Treatment Group has begun prescribing Suboxone therapy to Millennium patients in a properly certified medical facility using DCF approved protocols. Suboxone is an opiod blocker medication that has been proven to reduce the negative side effects of withdrawal and ease the discomfort of going cold turkey. Millennium...

2014-03-14 08:27:56

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paseo Oaks, Pharmacy Westlake Village, offers pharmacy refills for patients in the Westlake Village area, along with personalized solutions and specialty compounded medications. Every person has unique healthcare needs. While mass-produced medications can be a good solution for some health issues, the one-size-fits-all approach may not work for every person or every health problem. Paseo Oaks Pharmacy is a top compounding...

2014-03-13 08:28:57

WAYNE, Penn., March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Egalet Corporation (Nasdaq: EGLT) ("Egalet") today announced that its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2013 financial results will be released on Wednesday, March 26, 2014. Following the announcement, Egalet's management will host a live conference call and webcast at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time to review the company's financial and operating results and provide a general business update....

2014-03-07 08:26:19

Two-thirds of states include methadone on preferred drug lists for Medicaid patients PHOENIX, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two-thirds of states prefer methadone above other opioid medications to treat chronic pain, particularly in low-income residents, a practice top pain physicians say adds unnecessary risk. Physician leaders from the American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM) released a position paper today to warn all states and private insurers that methadone should...

2014-03-06 23:01:26

Individuals struggling with an addiction to alcohol or drugs, as well as their loved ones and friends who want to be part of the solution, should read the latest Best Drug Rehabilitation blog post that focuses on the first step to addiction recovery. (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Individuals struggling with an addiction to alcohol or drugs, as well as their loved ones and friends who want to be part of the solution, should read the latest Best Drug Rehabilitation blog post that focuses on the...

2014-03-06 20:21:58

PHOENIX, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Prescriptions for benzodiazepines are rising in primary care, and their frequent combined use with opioid analgesics may be contributing to medication-related deaths, a finding that goes largely unreported, according to Stanford researchers. Results presented today in a scientific poster at the American Academy of Pain Medicine's 30(th) Annual Meeting highlighted the trend in benzodiazepine prescriptions between 2002 and 2009....


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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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