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2014-06-20 23:02:44

Harbor Village Detox comments on the alarming rates of drugs raced on newborns in Massachusetts which have tripled the national average. Mass, Boston (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 As reported by the Boston Globe (6/19) the number of babies born in Massachusetts with alarming traces of opiates in their system is at an all time high. In fact, reports show that these babies triple the national average and researchers also estimate that about 1,300 babies had alarming levels of narcotics in their...

2013-09-10 23:25:21

In the first survey on Post Acute Withdrawal Syndrome, results indicate that 9 out of 10 addicts suffer from the condition responsible for most cases of drug or alcohol relapse, but only 13% of addicts receive PAWS-focused treatment. Ft. Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 Despite widespread recognition as the leading cause of relapse among recovering addicts and alcoholics, few addiction treatment centers address Post Acute Withdrawal Syndrome. But in a large survey conducted by...

A Little Brain Stimulation Helps Curb Smoking Triggers
2013-04-16 21:48:04

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Feeling like you need to burn one down after a traffic jam or your boss chewing you out? Well, a new study suggests a little brain stimulation may help you stay away from those cancer sticks. The research shows a single, 15-minute session of high frequency transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) over the prefrontal cortex temporarily reduces those trigger cravings. Nicotine activates the dopamine system and reward-related...

2012-12-14 05:02:38

Recovery First is seeking respondents for a self reporting survey about Post Acute Withdrawal Syndrome- considered the leading cause of relapse. Miami, Forida (PRWEB) December 13, 2012 After helping thousands of people achieve sobriety over the last decade, Recovery First is requesting collaboration with addicts and alcoholics in the US. The Hollywood, Florida drug rehab center is asking people in any stage of recovery to fill out a confidential, self-reporting survey about Post Acute...

2012-09-27 10:08:36

Certain withdrawal symptoms are more correlated to risk of relapse in cannabis users Cannabis users have a greater chance of relapse to cannabis use when they experience certain withdrawal symptoms, according to research published Sep. 26 in the open access journal PLOS ONE led by David Allsop of the National Cannabis Prevention and Information Centre (NCPIC) at the University of New South Wales. The authors tested a group of dependent cannabis users over a two week period of abstinence...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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