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2013-08-22 11:26:17

Post smoking weight gain correlates with nicotine dependence, serum lipid levels Smokers with more severe nicotine dependence are more likely to gain weight when they try to quit, according to research published August 21 in the open access journal PLOS ONE by Koji Hasegawa and colleagues from Kyoto Medical Center, Japan. Even with nicotine replacement therapy, individuals can gain substantial amounts of weight when they quit smoking. Here, researchers studied weight gain patterns in...

2013-08-15 23:04:49

TRIBEof9 is a social media-based support network for people struggling with alcohol use and abuse. Members interact in small, anonymous groups called "tribes" without fear of the social stigma. Oceanside, CA (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 TRIBEof9 has launched a new free, anonymous support network for those struggling with alcohol use and abuse. Addressing the way communication has evolved, the TRIBEof9.org website is a social media-based platform with the goal to encourage a variety...

2013-06-30 23:04:50

The Granite House, a men's extended care program located in New Hampshire will be sponsoring the onsite program guide at the C.O.R.E. conference in Amelia Island, Florida. Derry, NH (PRWEB) June 30, 2013 The Granite House is delighted to announce its sponsorship of the onsite program guide at C.O.R.E. this year, a C4 conferencing event being held July 21st - July 24th. C.O.R.E, Clinical Overview of the Recovery Experience, is one of the premier addiction and recovery conferences...

2013-06-11 23:26:09

The Middle Tennessee men´s drug and alcohol recovery center has introduced another valuable resource in aiding addiction recovery. With the launch of the new website, men in need of support, their family and friends can now find extensive information on all of Discovery Place´s recovery options. Nashville, Tenn. (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 Discovery Place recently unveiled their redesigned website. Partnering with Nashville web design and development agency, Horton Group, the new...

2013-06-09 23:01:50

Focusing on Abstinence-Based Practices Derry, NH (PRWEB) June 09, 2013 C4 Recovery Solutions, a leader in continuing education for addiction professionals, has expanded with the addition of a new conference, the Clinical Overview of the Recovery Experience (C.O.R.E.), to be held July 21-24, 2013 at the Omni Amelia Plantation Resort in Amelia Island, Florida. The First Annual C.O.R.E. conference highlights the critical importance of 12-Step processes and abstinence-based recovery and...

Teenage Smoking Curbed By Half Hour Of Exercise
2013-04-10 09:36:26

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a study published in the Journal of Adolescent Health, taking a short daily walk may help teenagers quit smoking. For the study, researchers tracked 233 teenagers from 19 high schools in West Virginia, where nearly 13 percent of West Virginia teenagers are smokers. They found that those who increased their exercise to just 20 minutes a day were able to cut down on their habit, while spending 30 minutes of doing physical...

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.