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2012-06-11 23:01:33

In honor of Father´s Day (June 17) and National Men´s Health Week (June 11-17), Pax Prentiss, CEO and co-founder of Passages Addiction Treatment Centers in Malibu and Ventura, California, encourages fathers to talk to their children about healthy living and the dangers of using drugs or alcohol. Malibu, CA (PRWEB) June 11, 2012 In honor of Father´s Day (June 17) and National Men´s Health Week (June 11-17), Pax Prentiss, CEO and co-founder of Passages Addiction Treatment...

2011-01-10 00:00:45

Long overdue portrayal of alcoholism in women pays tribute to successful sobriety, gives hope Chicago (Vocus/PRWEB) January 10, 2011 In July 2009, Diane Schuler killed herself and seven others, including her daughter and three nieces, when she wrecked her car while driving with a blood alcohol content more than twice the legal limit. Her friends and family vehemently denied that Diane, the epitome of a well-coiffed, doting mother and wife, could possibly have been driving drunk. Like many...

2009-10-01 12:10:00

JOSHUA TREE, Calif., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Cynthia Perkins, M.Ed., publishes new book, Get Sober Stay Sober: The Truth About Alcoholism, to provide alcoholics with the little known facts they need for successful recovery. "Get Sober Stay Sober: The Truth About Alcoholism provides an invaluable review of current 21st century knowledge about alcoholism and its successful treatment! Despite past decades of unrelenting failure rates among traditional programs, the author can legitimately...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'