Latest Morphine Stories

2013-06-11 11:16:32

New findings provide vital step towards exploring pain medications that may lower risks of prescription drug abuse and side effects of painkillers For patients managing cancer and other chronic health issues, painkillers such as morphine and Vicodin are often essential for pain relief. The body's natural tendency to develop tolerance to these medications, however, often requires patients to take higher doses — increasing risks of harmful side effects and dependency. Now, new...

Study Gives Hope For A Potentially New PTSD Treatment
2013-06-08 08:16:57

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe online Researchers writing in the journal Science Translational Medicine say they have discovered a potential new treatment for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The team from Emory University, University of Miami and Scripps Research Institute discovered a compound called SR-8993 that was able to reduce PTSD-like symptoms in mice after they are exposed to stress. The discovery could pave the way for a treatment given to people...

2013-06-04 23:16:53

The NorthernCaliforniaDrugRehab.com website recently launched aiming to help those in northern California struggling with drug addiction start a successful recovery. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 In a region that is no stranger to the widespread problem of substance abuse and full-blown drug addiction, NorthernCaliforniaDrugRehab.com offers a new ray of hope to addicts and their families. Although individuals from outside the region are welcome to access the services offered by...

2013-05-31 23:24:54

Avinza Addiction Treatment and Drug Rehab Announced by Recovery Associates, Offering Drug Treatment for People West Palm Beach, Fla. (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 Recovery Associates, through its multiple therapeutic tracks, is placing an emphasis upon Avinza addiction treatment, helping men and women stop abusing this harrowing, potent drug. Avinza is a morphine sulfate extended-release capsule that is administered once per day. It´s used to relieve moderate to severe chronic, long-term,...

2013-05-10 23:02:12

Recovery Associates expands emphasis on heroin addiction treatment programs. Numerous recovery tracks focus on addressing and stopping powerful drug addiction to heroin or morphine. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) May 10, 2013 Recovery Associates, through its multiple therapeutic tracks, is placing an emphasis upon heroin addiction treatment, helping men and women break free from this harrowing, potent drug. Heroin turns normal, functioning people into walking zombies and can leave them with...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.