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2014-10-01 20:24:23

New Video Profiles Innovative Program Aimed at Countering Spike in Heroin Use SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An alarming spike in heroin addiction in eastern Ventura County that led to an innovative partnership between Simi Valley Hospital-Adventist Health and area high schools is the subject of a new video produced by the California Hospital Association (CHA). The community benefit program is centered around an acute detox program, which also performs...

2014-10-01 12:27:01

CENTER CITY, Minn., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Senate recently designated October as "National Prescription Opioid and Heroin Abuse Awareness Month" and resolved to hold a continuous national dialogue on efforts to combat what the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention named the opioid "epidemic." To aid communities in preventing, responding to, and ending addiction to prescription pain pills and heroin, Hazelden Publishing has released the comprehensive Heroin and...

2014-09-29 08:30:53

DARIEN, Conn., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cytogel Pharma announces the presentation at the 8th Annual Pain and Migraine Therapeutics Summit of a mechanism of action study conducted in the laboratory of Gavril Pasternak, MD, PhD at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. Cyt-1010 is a chemically stabilized and peptidase resistant analog of endomorphin-1, is highly mu-selective, showing very poor affinity for delta and kappa opioid receptors. Despite its mu...

2014-09-28 23:00:46

DailyGossip.org reviews the Get Rid of Cold Sores Fast program, a new natural method of overcoming cold sores easily. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) September 28, 2014 Daily Gossip writes in its review that this program will help patients stop this problem in only 12 hours. In some cases, significant relief can be felt even sooner than that. The Get Rid of Cold Sores program also guides sufferers on understanding this condition and finding a method to stop further outbreaks. Daily Gossip...

2014-09-23 08:30:46

18-MC Well Tolerated by Subjects in Development Partner's Study SAN CARLOS, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Savant HWP, Inc., a privately held drug development company, today confirmed the initiation of human safety testing of 18-MC, an experimental treatment for many forms of addiction. A single dose of 18-MC, administered as part of a double-blind, placebo-controlled human safety study conducted by Savant's South American partner, was well tolerated by healthy volunteers...

2014-09-19 08:26:16

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) today announced results from preclinical studies characterizing the analgesic profiles of a series of the company's internally-discovered oral, peripherally-acting kappa opioid receptor agonist molecules. The preclinical research candidates were created using Nektar's small molecule polymer medicinal chemistry platform. The analgesic properties of kappa receptor agonism are well described in the medical...

2014-09-16 08:30:38

First-Ever Children's Cough and Cold Patented Medicines to Combine Trusted, Effective Ingredients with Real Cocoa for a Chocolate Flavor to Help Improve Dosing Compliance WESTPORT, Conn., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a new national survey(1) of U.S. parents of school-age children (ages 4-13), almost 40% report that it isn't always easy to give their children over-the-counter liquid cough/cold medicines. One third (34%) of parents believe the taste of the medicine impacts how easy it is...

2014-09-11 16:27:32

Colorado and Washington experience surges in marijuana tests positivity rate, but data suggests state legalization of recreational marijuana may not be sole driver of increases MADISON, N.J., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The percentage of positive drug tests among American workers has increased for the first time in more than a decade, fueled by a rise in marijuana and amphetamines, according to an analysis of 8.5 million urine, oral fluid and hair workplace drug test results...

2014-09-10 12:29:08

Duchesnay USA encourages pregnant women suffering from nausea and vomiting of pregnancy to speak with their healthcare professional about the only FDA-approved and only Pregnancy Category A prescription treatment for morning sickness ROSEMONT, Pa., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Up to 85 percent of pregnant women are affected by nausea and vomiting of pregnancy (NVP),([1],[2],[3],[4]) more commonly known as morning sickness.([5]) Many turn to conservative management such as diet and...

2014-09-03 23:07:19

Responding to the scale of tramadol abuse, the DEA just reclassified the drug as a Schedule IV substance (effective Aug. 18/2014) yet despite a genuine need for information, no comprehensive guide to safely tapering and managing withdrawals existed. Choose Help’s new free downloadable eBook, How To Quit Tramadol, fills this information void as the world’s first complete guide to overcoming tramadol addiction and managing withdrawal symptoms. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) September...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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