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2012-08-15 23:02:03

Dr. Mohammad And His Team Of Experts Add Alcohol Detox To The List Of Discussion Points Being Addressed At Approaching Town Hall Malibu, CA (PRWEB) August 14, 2012 Dr. Akikur Mohammad, Founder of Inspire Malibu, recognized by many as the top drug rehab centers in Malibu, California and Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences at the University of Southern California, announced today that he and his team of top addiction experts will be adding the topic of...

2012-08-14 23:03:58

Over 70% of recovering addicts drank alcohol before moving on to harder drugs, says a new survey of former drug abusers conducted by Narconon Riverbend New Life Retreat. Denham Springs, LA (PRWEB) August 13, 2012 A recent survey conducted by Narconon Riverbend has found that, among recovering addicts, 71.9% drank alcohol before beginning to use illegal drugs. These are interesting results, but perhaps not terribly surprising in nature. Alcohol, on the one hand, is a far more socially...

2012-08-14 23:03:57

Long term care facility adds Boston talent as part of their business development expansion plan. Boston, MA (PRWEB) August 13, 2012 Burning Tree has added another team member with a personal connection to their mission of treating alcohol and drug abuse. Veronica Dinehart will handle Business Development in the Northeast Region based out of Boston. As a former addict in recovery, Dinehart has dedicated herself to helping women with a variety of mental health disorders and substance abuse...

2012-08-10 23:01:21

Addiction Treatment Expert Dr. A.R. Mohammad Speaks Out Against Treatment Models That Incorporate Abusive Practices Into Their Routine Malibu, California (PRWEB) August 10, 2012 Dr. Akikur Mohammad, Founder of Malibu Horizon, recognized by many as one of the top drug rehab treatment centers in California, and Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences at the University of Southern California, announced today that he and his team will be launching an extensive...

Kicking Cocaine Addiction With A One-Two Punch
2012-08-09 10:56:41

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Researchers from Scripps Research Institute recently revealed that a two-drug combination could possibly help those battling cocaine addiction. The combination made up of naltrexone and buprenoprine, two existing pharmaceutical drugs, is a therapy that would help reduce individuals´ want for cocaine and also lessen their feelings of withdrawal. Scientists believed that the therapy is a step forward as there are currently no...


Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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