November 30, 2012
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If you’re a child of the 60’s or 70’s, you’ve heard about magic mushrooms. It seems we aren’t alone, however, because they’re still around, and some people love to use them. But what are they exactly? What do they do? Magic mushrooms … Continue reading
November 29, 2012
Comments Off on Drug Addiction Driven by Brain Cells that Control Hunger
In light of recent research, scientists have found that a set of nerve cells in the brain’s hypothalamus is not only linked with hunger and overeating, but also drug addiction. In the past, researchers usually focused on the brain’s reward … Continue reading
November 28, 2012
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What is PBS? To most, we immediately think of the Public Broadcasting Service. You know—the television channel with great documentaries, NPR radio, theater and much more. But when we associate PBS with addiction therapy, it has nothing to do with the … Continue reading
November 27, 2012
Comments Off on As Florida Bath Salts Deaths Rise, Drug Enforcers are Obstructed
There is an epidemic occurring in Florida and other states around the US concerning the new designer drug called bath salts. Before the year 2011 rolled in, bath salts usually came up in a person’s mind as shiny crystals, added … Continue reading
November 26, 2012
Comments Off on Recent Study Confirms Years Pass Before Addicts Get Help
In a recent report by the US Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA), researchers surveyed nearly 700,000 adults admitted for substance abuse treatment for the first time last year. It was found that the average length of time since … Continue reading
November 21, 2012
Comments Off on Who’s Home for The Holidays?
You have looked forward to having your family come home for the holidays. You’ve picked out your best china, your nicest clothes, and planned a very special menu. It’s been a long time coming, and you can’t wait. There’s only … Continue reading
November 20, 2012
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November 19, 2012
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