Latest Mountainside Drug Rehab Stories

2012-10-21 04:01:50

Binge drinking dangers highlighted. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 20, 2012 A study from the scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) shows that binge-drinking causes marked brain damage. The study, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, focused on two groups of rats, the first of which were given alcohol to drink daily. The second group was restricted to drinking three times per week, every other day. The group of rats, whose drinking was restricted...

2012-09-21 23:03:45

'Skittles Parties' newest dangerous trend among teens. (PRWEB) September 21, 2012 As long as there have been drugs to abuse, there have been those who find creative ways to distribute and abuse them. But, a new disturbing trend that is emerging among youth around the country is alarming: The trend is called “Skittle parties." “The youth of America are intelligent, creative individuals,” begins a spokesperson for Mountainside Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment Center....

2012-09-20 23:02:52

September is National Recovery Month New York, NY (PRWEB) September 20, 2012 Each September, medical professionals, professionals within the addiction field and those in recovery celebrate National Recovery Month. The month is set aside as a means to draw attention to addiction recovery and to the detrimental effects of various types of addiction. “This annual observance has been going on for 23 years,” begins a spokesperson for Mountainside Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment...

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
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.