drug addiction

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Report scope Drug Addiction Partnering 2010-2015 is intended to provide the reader with an in-depth understanding and access to drug addiction trends and structure of deals entered into by leading companies worldwide.
Like patients with other chronic diseases such as asthma and diabetes, patients with drug addiction must learn to carefully manage their condition to avoid relapses.
Once married, however, they return to their drug addiction," said Al-Saeedi.
Only two out of every ten drug addicts receive proper treatment in public drug addiction treatment centres, estimates Dawoud.
Drug addiction costs our health care, justice, social services and education systems millions.
Most of the people we counsel are those fighting against heroin and other drug addiction," he said.
Since Andretic's findings, many researchers have sought to more clearly understand the role of the Clock gene in rhythmicity of drug addiction.
Yet our brave members of the armed forces who put their lives on the line for Queen and country are being put to the back of the housing waiting list, because in some cases they do not have children, they have no drug addiction and are willing to work.
Looking at how nonusing siblings compensate for their inherited brain irregularities may uncover clues to treating drug addiction.
A CONTROVERSIAL decision to axe a Tyneside drug addiction support service has been overturned at the 11th hour.
ALTHOUGH JUVENILE DRUG ADDICTION IS GENERALLY RECOGNIZED AS A GLOBAL contemporary problem, it is often presented in largely simplified form.
Melbourne, July 25 (ANI): American and Chinese scientists have found that the activation of receptors in the brains of mice can counteract the behavioural and addictive effects of cocaine, a major breakthrough that may pave the way for new treatments of drug addiction.
The tentacles from the black market of drugs have drawn in a swathe of people, and the curse of drug addiction makes criminals out of some of the most vulnerable members of any society.
The on-going program, which links and combines progressive and often experimental efforts of cities on either side of the Atlantic to address the community and social problems created by drug addiction, approached the subject with increased participation from national agencies, international organizations, and specialized institutions.
Dubai A 42-year-old Emirati man yesterday pleaded for a court to refer him to a rehab centre to cure him of his drug addiction.