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The "Healthier" Version Of Smoking Is More Harmful To Youthful Users Than It Seems

Society for Risk Analysis Presents New Research Examining Health Risks of Vaping MCLEAN, Va. , Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Recently many college campuses around the coun...

Launch of Finding Quality Addiction Care in Canada an Information Guide for Canadians on Treatment for Alcohol and Drug Use

CALGARY , Nov. 13, 2017 /CNW/ - Today the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA) and the Canadian Executive Council on Addictions (CECA) are pleased to announce the rel...

National Alliance for Hispanic Health Honors Nation's Veterans with Focus on Dangers of Tobacco Use

Smoking Cessation Services Are Available to All Veterans through the CDC and VA WASHINGTON , Nov. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "This Veteran's Day we give thanks to our coun...

Public Health and Medical Groups Support U.S. Senate and House Bills to Raise Tobacco Age to 21 Nationwide

Statement of Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, American Heart Association, American Lung Association and American Academy of Pediatrics ...

Non-Profit Organization, SouthWest Tattoo Removal Program, Gives Individuals a Second Chance with Astanza Duality Laser Tattoo Removal

SAN ANTONIO , Nov. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  SouthWest Tattoo Removal Program , a non-profit organization located in San Antonio, Texas , is providing free to low cost laser tattoo re...

Statement from Partnership for Drug-Free Kids in Response to Report from the President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis

NEW YORK , Nov. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and Opioid Crisis yesterday released its final report on the nation's opioi...

Bioabsorption Breakthrough Shows Promise for Tobacco, Cannabinoids, Medication

NetworkNewsWire Editorial Coverage NEW YORK , November 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Double 2001 levels, Americans spent over $36 billion on vitamins and nutritional supplements in 2...

New Poll Shows Atlanta Voters Overwhelmingly Support Smoke-free Law

76 percent favor law that includes restaurants, bars and Hartsfield-Jackson to guarantee everyone the right to breathe clean air ATLANTA , Oct. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ...

Michelle Marshall is recognized by Continental Who's Who

DORAL, Fla. , Sept. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Michelle Marshall is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Lifetime Member in the Healthcare field.  Marshall's professiona...

Kids Starting at New Schools Need Support to Help Avoid Drugs and Alcohol

"Speak Now Colorado" Campaign Offers Effective Strategies for Parents and their Kids DENVER , Aug. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Students starting at new schools this fall ma...

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 Naloxone Nasal Spray Could be Life-Saving in Opioid Overdose

Naloxone Nasal Spray Could be Life-Saving in Opioid Overdose

Concentrated two milligrams of intranasal naloxone spray can deliver the drug as effectively as the 0.4-milligram dose given standardly as intramuscular injection in the first fifteen minutes after opioid overdose found a new study published in ...

New Blood Test to Detect Paracetamol Overdose

New Blood Test to Detect Paracetamol Overdose

People who overdose on paracetamol could be helped by a blood test that shows immediately if they are going to suffer liver damage. The research team say the test - which detects levels of specific molecules in blood - will help doctors ...

New Treatment Options Could be Discovered for Anxiety, Addiction

New Treatment Options Could be Discovered for Anxiety, Addiction

Fresh insights into behavioural patterns associated with rewards and punishments can lead to the development of new treatments for anxiety and addictive behaviour problems, found a new study published in eLife Journal. "Our actions ...

Insomnia in Young Adults Associated With Alcohol Use

Insomnia in Young Adults Associated With Alcohol Use

Frequency of alcohol intake is linked to insomnia among early adolescents, reports new study from Rutgers University-Camden research. "Parents, educators, and therapists should consider insomnia to be a risk marker for alcohol use, and ...

PEth Test Can Identify Alcohol Misuse in Critically Ill Patients

PEth Test Can Identify Alcohol Misuse in Critically Ill Patients

PEth, a simple blood test helps in identifying alcohol misuse in critically ill hospital patients, reveals a new study....

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