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Is Eating Is Addictive

Is Eating Is Addictive?

University of Edinburgh People can become addicted to eating for its own sake but not to consuming specific foods such as those high in sugar or fat, research suggests. An international team of scientists has found no strong evidence for...

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2014-09-16 23:17:11

Teen addiction expert outlines key information about the second most popular drug among teenagers. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 With the variety of drugs passing through streets and schools today, it is difficult to know the details on each one. However, it is important that parents are aware of the potential substances falling into their teen’s hands. Synthetic marijuana is considered second in popularity to marijuana itself among high school students. With varied, misleading...

2014-09-16 23:03:00

National Recovery Month, recognized in the month of September and now in its 25th year, spreads the positive message that prevention works; that treatment is effective; and that people can and do recover. A newly released Narconon Arrowhead booklet offers tips on addiction recovery during this month. (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 SAMHSA, the federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, has as its mission a reduction of the impact of substance abuse and mental health...

2014-09-16 12:31:18

OCONOMOWOC, Wis., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rogers Memorial Hospital is using September's National Recovery Month to announce it is enhancing addiction treatment services at its Brown Deer, Kenosha, Madison and Oconomowoc locations. Rogers will expand its "dual diagnosis" services to address not only addictive disorders but also psychiatric disorders such as mood disorders, anxiety disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and psychological trauma, which often co-occur with...

2014-09-15 23:01:55

Millennium Treatment Group reports on the White House’s recent shift toward helping drug offenders receive addiction treatment. Lake Worth, FL (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 The White House has recently begun shifting its drug policy away from putting low-level offenders in jail and prison and toward helping them access addiction treatment. Millennium Treatment Group sees this shift as a positive change. The nation is currently grappling with fresh waves of prescription drug and heroin...

2014-09-11 23:05:13

Millennium Treatment Group will treat patients from New Jersey who are battling heroin addiction, which has become a full-blown epidemic in the Garden State. Lake Worth, FL (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 New Jersey is in the midst of a full-blown heroin crisis. According to the New Jersey Attorney General, there were 449 overdose deaths from heroin and morphine in 2012, 591 deaths in 2013 and 380 deaths in the first six months of 2014. While Millennium Treatment Group is located in Florida,...

2014-09-10 16:26:09

Maryland Addiction Recovery Center creates innovative platform to shape the future of Addiction Education TOWSON, Md., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maryland Addiction Recovery Center is pleased to announce a free monthly educational seminar for parents, teens, educators, and professionals seeking education regarding drug and alcohol abuse, new street drug trends, informational resources regarding treatment and counseling, and benefits of drug testing. The seminars will also address...

2014-09-09 23:13:52

Ft. Lauderdale recovery center provides support after treatment, such as a comprehensive relapse prevention plan and alumni activities. Fort Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Cornerstone Recovery Center in Ft. Lauderdale provides addiction recovery programs that are tailored to help clients stay sober even after completing treatment. Programs are customized to provide individual plans, but all include relapse prevention and an aftercare plan. Cornerstone utilizes the...

2014-09-09 23:08:18

Narconon Arrowhead in Oklahoma recently released the newest issue of its highly educational and informative series on the facts of addiction; its mechanics and its life cycle, thus helping to bring new insight into and practical understanding of addiction and the addiction lifestyle. (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 The newly released issue in the Life Cycle and Mechanics of Addiction series was written by Gary Smith, Executive Director of the Oklahoma-based Narconon Arrowhead drug...

2014-09-09 12:29:21

Edgewood Health Network to provide high-quality care Canada-wide TORONTO, Sept. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - Bellwood Health Services (Bellwood) and Edgewood Treatment Centre (Edgewood) have joined together to form Canada's largest single provider of adult addiction and mental health treatment under the Edgewood Health Network (EHN). A truly national option, EHN combines two world-class mental health and addiction centres and their outpatient offices to deliver a standardized, premium level of...

2014-09-05 23:03:54

Addiction-Rehab-Treatment.net examines the effectiveness of alternative drug rehab facilities and offers substance abuse resources to those in need. (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 Drug abuse continues to be an epidemic in the United States. In fact, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s National Survey on Drug Use and Health concluded that over 23 million people age 12 and over required drug abuse treatment. While many people eventually come to the realization that...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • 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.
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