Retail remedies... or an acquiring addiction?
Retail therapy: the initial pleasure of a purchase can have a painful after-effect. Photo: Marco Del Grande Lucy, 35, is a shopping addict. She is seriously in debt and struggling to recover both financially and emotionally from over a decade of binge co (May 21, 2013, The Age)
NKY doctor pushing to get anti-overdose kits to public
A year from now, Dr. Jeremy Engel hopes to cut in half the number of heroin overdose deaths in Northern Kentucky. The family doctor with St. Elizabeth Physicians in Bellevue is leading a regional effort to get a life-saving drug Â naloxone Â to people wh (May 21, 2013, Cincinnati Enquirer)
Program helps heal 'hurts, hang-ups and habits'
— Linda Martin, now a leader in Celebrate Recovery — Tom Johnson, Indiana State University's Center for the Study of Health, Religion and Spirituality The audience sings with the band May 9, 2013, during the Celebrate Recovery service at Lutheran Church (May 21, 2013, USA Today)
Faith-based addiction program grows
MEETINGS: A typical meeting begins with a worship service and testimonials from participants in the program. Afterward, small groups segregated by gender and topic split up for more intimate discussions. FAMILY INVITED: Typically, child care is provided, (May 21, 2013, Des Moines Register)
Legalize it--All of it
Tomorrow is election day in Los Angeles and beyond the biggest race (for mayor between a pair of dull left of center bureaucrats of whom the less said is better), the most important ballot measures are three that, in varying degrees, are used to restrict (May 20, 2013, San Francisco Bay Guardian)
Research: Nigella sativa seed extract reduces hypertension
(NaturalNews) The seed of a traditional Middle Eastern medicinal plant known by the species name Nigella sativa has been shown to help lower blood pressure, among a plethora of other medicinal benefits. Traditionally used as a spice and preservative as w (May 20, 2013, NewsTarget - Natural Health & Wellness News)
Alive Again After Addiction With Howard Samuels
Howard Samuels, PsyD is the author of Alive Again, an impassioned and informative book on addiction treatment. The author, the son of a famous politician and industrialist who was a Chairman of the Democratic National Committee, had his own struggle with (May 20, 2013, Psych Central)
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Pcr And Its Use a small amount to begin with. PCR, or Polymearse Chain Reaction, is the scientific process used by genetic scientists to clone DNA. "A 'rapid diagnostic' technique... Premium The History, Use, And Effectiveness Of Medicinal Drugs Alternat (May 20, 2013, OpPapers.com)
Codeine Addiction Treatment and Prescription Drug Rehab Center...
(Codeine) suppresses coughing, and it alters the mind's perception of pain by mimicking natural endorphins. Recovery Associates, through its multiple therapeutic tracks, is placing an emphasis upon codeine addiction treatment, helping men and women break (May 20, 2013, PRWeb)
Substance Abuse – Marijuana
The use of drugs is nothing new to us. Drugs have been used throughout history and it has only become a serious problem in the last couple of decades. For the past 40 years, drugs have been put into the spotlight because of the War on Drugs and other pro (May 20, 2013, OpPapers.com)
The real question here is, “Why should marijuana be illegal?” We as individuals reserve the right to make choices for ourselves. The government only has a right to limit those choices if the person’s actions endanger someone else or pose a significant th (May 19, 2013, Term Paper Warehouse )