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Los Angeles, April 15, 2014 -- BioCorRx, Inc. , a leader in addiction treatment programs, announces its financial results for the 12 months ending December 31, 2013.
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Written by Dr. Lisa Golding Granado at Immediate Care Medical Walk-In of Hazlet April is Alcohol Awareness Month, a time to focus on the effects of alcoholism and all of the related issues.
Jeremy Miller talks about his alcohol abuse in a new interview, and credits his addiction for ruining his life, Web Pro News reported on April 15. The former "Growing Pains" star revealed his alcohol problem started after he finished the hit sitcom in the 1990's.
Addiction is a family illness. Much of the rehabilitation work falls on the addict's shoulders, but family members can support recovery by moving out of the co-dependency cycle.
The new support model is based on the theory that people are better positioned to recover from addiction if they are provided with the security of their own home, along with adequate support.
Angelenos who consider coffee as one of their major food groups can add one more scientific study to their "amazing things about coffee" or "no, coffee won't kill me" lists.
As the child of an alcoholic father, Robert Dudley long wondered what caused the destructive allure of alcohol.
A former Beverly Hills rehabilitation center that was once the former home of Elizabeth Taylor is being sued by a second family stemming from the death of one of its patients.
A new Sussex counselling service has been launched for people worried about the effect their drinking is having on their day to day life, health, finances, job and relationships with family and friends.
London, UK, Saturday 12 April 2014: Exciting new data presented today at the International Liver Congressa 2014 shows that the gut microbiota has a potential role in the development of alcoholic liver disease .1 Though an early stage animal model, the French study highlights the possibility of preventing ALD with faecal microbiota transplantation - ... (more)
Why is that the severity of alcoholic liver disease - is not equal in all heavy drinkers? The secret may lie in the the gut flora or what is now known as microbiota, says a study.
An invisible swath of middle-class New Zealanders are drinking heavily and indulging in drugs, a new survey has found.
The misuse of prescription painkillers burdens the U.S. healthcare system with an estimated annual cost of $72 billion and prescription drug overdose deaths have more than quadrupled since 1999 and there are approximately 88,000 deaths linking to alcohol abuse each year in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and ... (more)
Each week I receive a handful of emails from folks who are struggling with addiction and/or mental health.
His profile did say he did not drink at all, but he had also checked off that he was fine with a nondrinker, social drinker or one who drank several times a week and every day.