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2011-12-22 17:15:00

Downtoearthvideo.com conducts an alcohol withdrawal at home survey. The new survey has sparked a lot of discussion on the site. Houston, TX (PRWEB) December 22, 2011 Downtoearthvideo.com has just conducted an alcohol withdrawal at home survey for the readers on the site. People who have withdrawn from alcohol at home are now being asked to give an account of their experience on the survey. According to Rachel Tenn, one of the leading researchers on the site, “this is a topic that has...

2011-11-06 21:10:00

Brown, a recovering alcoholic himself who devotes all of his research and writings to help others overcome their issues with quitting drinking, said that his website is looking at a number of potential treatments to help people end their addiction, including supplementation that has been shown to decrease cravings and reduce withdrawal symptoms. Houston, TX (PRWEB) November 06, 2011 A consumer health-related website focusing on ways to help people quit drinking through both traditional and...

2011-08-02 00:00:28

Study Finds Prescription Drug Overdoses Eclipse Those from Heroin and Cocaine Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) August 01, 2011 According to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and reported by Bloomberg, the death rate of overdoses from prescription drugs in Florida have more than doubled in the past ten years. Dr. Michael Lowenstein, who specializes in the Waismann Method, an advanced procedure for rapid opiate detoxification, indicates that according to surveys...

2011-07-05 16:14:00

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Michael Lowenstein, co-medical director of The Waismann Method, an advanced procedure for rapid opiate detoxification under deep sedation, is expressing grave concern over the implications of a new report that outlines the alarming rise in number of individuals seeking treatment for opioid dependence, for example OxyContin addiction. The new national analysis from the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration...

2011-05-24 11:37:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The family of a child who almost lost her life after taking Children's Motrin has been awarded $10 million by a jury in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Thirteen-year-old plaintiff Brianna Maya suffered a severe life threatening reaction after taking Children's Motrin for a fever and cough. While doctors were able to save her life she was left with lifelong injuries that continue to put her health at risk in the future. "The award is based on...

2011-02-02 18:47:53

Patients may be unaware of potential drug side-effects due to inconsistent labelling A new study highlights inconsistencies in black box warnings - medication-related safety warnings on a drug's label - and argues for a more transparent and systematic approach to ensure these warnings are consistent across all drugs within a same category, and any additions to warnings, on the back of a drug withdrawal for example, are done within a reasonable and uniform time period. The work by Orestis...

2011-02-01 17:14:23

Opiate abuse is a chronic disorder and maintaining abstinence represents a major challenge for addicts. Individuals recovering from opiate dependence have long reported that while the acute withdrawal symptoms from opiates may pass relatively quickly, they do not feel quite right for several weeks or even months thereafter. Called the "protracted abstinence syndrome," this cluster of vague depressive-like symptoms can include reduced concentration, low energy level, poor sleep quality, and...


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  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'