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Treatment Centers Support Forums | Treatment Centers Community http://treatmentcenters.com/forums/ en Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:53:41 GMT vBulletin 60 http://www.treatmentcenters.com/forums/images/visionsgreen/misc/rss.jpg Treatment Centers Support Forums | Treatment Centers Community http://treatmentcenters.com/forums/ <![CDATA[Stephen Colbert: GOP candidate can't tell Founding Father from Dollywood founder]]> http://treatmentcenters.com/forums/showthread.php?t=23457&goto=newpost Sat, 06 Sep 2014 15:02:07 GMT On last night's episode of The Colbert Report , Stephen Colbert mocked Georgia Republican House candidate Jody Hice's pretensions of expertise on the subject of the Founding Fathers. He began by discussing how Hice has "built a coalition of people he doesn't want in his coalition.



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Research scientist to speak at TEDxABQ on drugs http://treatmentcenters.com/forums/showthread.php?t=23456&goto=newpost Sat, 06 Sep 2014 15:02:07 GMT A trip to Peru, a trek into the Amazonian rainforest, a life-changing encounter with a shaman and a powerful psychedelic brew: These are the... A trip to Peru, a trek into the Amazonian rainforest, a life-changing encounter with a shaman and a powerful psychedelic brew: These are the ingredients of a compelling research scientist Robert Rhatigan will speak at the TEDxABQ conference, sharing the story of how he conquered crippling alcoholism with the help of ayahuasca, an ancient psychoactive drink made from rainforest plants. Rhatigan, who does research in geospatial and population studies, said his goal at the conference is to be an ambassador on the power of psychedelic plants and non-traditional therapies in the treatment of addiction.



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Former convent piece of heaven for addicts http://treatmentcenters.com/forums/showthread.php?t=23455&goto=newpost Sat, 06 Sep 2014 15:02:07 GMT Sister Zita Merkowsky was a nun with the Sisters of Notre Dame convent in Leipzig when the towering red brick building was shuttered in 1969. She... Sister Zita Merkowsky was a nun with the Sisters of Notre Dame convent in Leipzig when the towering red brick building was shuttered in 1969. She told Ardyth Clark, the building's current owner, that the sisters went to the chapel before they locked the doors on the Catholic boarding school.



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BioWyze to develop BioCorRx product, market penetration http://treatmentcenters.com/forums/showthread.php?t=23454&goto=newpost Sat, 06 Sep 2014 15:02:07 GMT Santa Ana, CA, United States - Medical business marketing strategist BioWyze LLC will promote the addiction treatment product of BioCorRx and enhance... Santa Ana, CA, United States - Medical business marketing strategist BioWyze LLC will promote the addiction treatment product of BioCorRx and enhance the latter's market penetration, according to the two companies' consulting agreement forged last week. Under the deal that will take effect Monday, BioWyze will develop and use a customized business model that will position BioCorRx to achieve an increased marketable value.



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<![CDATA['Drink responsibly' messages in alcohol ads promote products, not public health]]> http://treatmentcenters.com/forums/showthread.php?t=23453&goto=newpost Sat, 06 Sep 2014 15:02:07 GMT Alcohol industry magazine ads reminding consumers to "drink responsibly" or "enjoy in moderation" fail to convey basic public health information, according to a new study from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. A report on the research, published in the September issue of Drug and Alcohol Dependence , analyzed all alcohol ads that appeared in U.S. magazines from 2008 to 2010 to determine whether messages about responsibility define responsible drinking or provide clear warnings about the risks associated with alcohol consumption.



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<![CDATA[Pensioner's fatal fall 'alcohol-related']]> http://treatmentcenters.com/forums/showthread.php?t=23452&goto=newpost Sat, 06 Sep 2014 15:02:07 GMT A 68-YEAR-OLD man with a history of alcoholism died after falling down the stairs at home, an inquest heard. James Barton, of Savages Road, in... A 68-YEAR-OLD man with a history of alcoholism died after falling down the stairs at home, an inquest heard. James Barton, of Savages Road, in Ruddington, was rushed to Queen's Medical Centre and was admitted to intensive care.



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Every 40 seconds a person dies by suicide, say WHO in call for global action http://treatmentcenters.com/forums/showthread.php?t=23451&goto=newpost Sat, 06 Sep 2014 15:02:07 GMT The World Health Organization say 800,000 people commit suicide every year, mostly in non-affluent countries, and calls for suicide prevention to be... The World Health Organization say 800,000 people commit suicide every year, mostly in non-affluent countries, and calls for suicide prevention to be a higher global priority.

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<![CDATA['Drink responsibly' messages in alcohol ads promote products, not public health]]> http://treatmentcenters.com/forums/showthread.php?t=23450&goto=newpost Sat, 06 Sep 2014 15:02:07 GMT Alcohol industry magazine ads reminding consumers to "drink responsibly" or "enjoy in moderation" fail to convey basic public health information, according to a new study from the Johns Hopkins...


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<![CDATA[Cannabis-using adolescents 'commonly experience withdrawal symptoms']]> http://treatmentcenters.com/forums/showthread.php?t=23449&goto=newpost Sat, 06 Sep 2014 15:02:07 GMT Around 40% of cannabis-using adolescents being treated for substance use disorders displayed withdrawal symptoms - a sign of drug dependence,... Around 40% of cannabis-using adolescents being treated for substance use disorders displayed withdrawal symptoms - a sign of drug dependence, according to a new study.


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Are females more susceptible to effects of marijuana? http://treatmentcenters.com/forums/showthread.php?t=23448&goto=newpost Fri, 05 Sep 2014 14:53:10 GMT In the first study to assess sex differences in sensitivities to THC, the key ingredient in cannabis, researchers have found that smoking the... In the first study to assess sex differences in sensitivities to THC, the key ingredient in cannabis, researchers have found that smoking the concentrated marijuana of today may be riskier for women - thanks to the hormone estrogen.



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<![CDATA[Alcoholic unit plan is 'scrapped']]> http://treatmentcenters.com/forums/showthread.php?t=23447&goto=newpost Fri, 05 Sep 2014 14:53:10 GMT The proposed development at Nazareth House would have included family housing along with a 24-bed unit for people with alcohol dependency, but... The proposed development at Nazareth House would have included family housing along with a 24-bed unit for people with alcohol dependency, but residents in the area were strongly opposed to the plan Plans for a controversial housing scheme for alcoholics on the former site of a care home in Derry have been scrapped, according to Sinn Fein. Oaklee Trinity Housing Association had planned to open a 24-bed unit for people with alcohol dependency on the Nazareth House site in Bishop Street.



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Research into income levels of drinkers http://treatmentcenters.com/forums/showthread.php?t=23446&goto=newpost Fri, 05 Sep 2014 14:53:10 GMT Details of the study, carried out by Dr Gillian Ormond of UCC, are being outlined at an economics conference in NUI Galway. The research involved a... Details of the study, carried out by Dr Gillian Ormond of UCC, are being outlined at an economics conference in NUI Galway. The research involved a detailed analysis of data provided by 10,000 respondents, who took part in the Sln survey - a national lifestyle and attitudes poll.



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ND tax commissioner seeking alcohol treatment http://treatmentcenters.com/forums/showthread.php?t=23445&goto=newpost Fri, 05 Sep 2014 14:53:10 GMT Fargo attorney Jason Astrup, a Democrat running against Rauschenberger for tax commissioner in November, says he hopes his opponent is getting the... Fargo attorney Jason Astrup, a Democrat running against Rauschenberger for tax commissioner in November, says he hopes his opponent is getting the help he needs. Astrup tells the Bismarck Tribune that many people have friends and loved ones who struggle with addiction.



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Study shows complexities of reducing HIV rates in Russia http://treatmentcenters.com/forums/showthread.php?t=23444&goto=newpost Fri, 05 Sep 2014 14:53:10 GMT Results of a new study conducted in St. Petersburg, Russia, show that decreasing HIV transmission among Russian HIV-infected drinkers will require... Results of a new study conducted in St. Petersburg, Russia, show that decreasing HIV transmission among Russian HIV-infected drinkers will require creative and innovative approaches. While new HIV infections globally have declined, HIV rates remain high in Russia.



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Toronto Board of Trade crowd laughs at Rob Ford http://treatmentcenters.com/forums/showthread.php?t=23443&goto=newpost Fri, 05 Sep 2014 14:53:10 GMT Toronto Mayor Rob Ford called a business crowd "elitist" after the crowd laughed repeatedly at him during a debate ahead of next month's election. The scandal-plagued mayor became an international celebrity last year after he acknowledged using crack in a "drunken stupor" after months of denials.



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