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Alcohol Combined With Drug Abuse Leads to More Overdoses and Deaths

by USAG-Humphreys Alcohol Combined With Drug Abuse Leads to More Overdoses and Deaths People treated in an emergency department (ED) for abusing opioid pain relievers (OPRs) or benzodiazepines frequently drink alcohol with the drugs, exacerbating their risk for overdose. An estimated 18.5% of ED visits related to OPR abuse and 27.2% … Read more on JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association Geauga commissioner files complaint over school survey According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, a federal agency, the survey "Measures the incidence ...

“Genes, Environment, and Development”

  “Genes, Environment, and Development” – “Genes, Environment, and Development: An Integrated Approach to Understanding and Preventing Alcohol-Related Problems” Danielle Dick, Ph.D., gave this presen…   by Neil. Moralee Time to Talk About Alcohol Issues in Thunder Bay “Reducing alcohol-related harms is a public health priority and understanding how we see our drinking culture is an important part of reducing these harms.” says Dr. Janet DeMille, associate medical officer of health. “We want to hear from citizens in … Read more on Net Newsledger Read more... ...

Home News Etobicoke General Hospital Begins Early Stages Of…

...  News Etobicoke General Hospital begins early stages of… There is an emphasis in the redevelopment to be more senior-friendly, more geriatric-friendly. Provide more ways for seniors to access services here,” Ford said. Etobicoke General's emergency department and … Expanded services will include … Read more on insideTORONTO.com Depression at least five times more common than PTSD after critical illness Patients discharged from intensive care units were far more likely to report physical symptoms of depression than posttraumatic distress disorder symptoms, based on research published online April 6 in Lancet Respiratory Medicine. … Ten of his … Read more on Clinical Psychiatry News Digital Network Read ...

HealthSouth: The Future Is Getting Brighter

HealthSouth: The Future Is Getting Brighter HLS also founded diagnostic imaging company Diagnostic Health Corporation, surgery center company Surgical Care Affiliates (SCAI) and healthcare technology systems company SourceMedical Solutions. Today, HealthSouth's 23,600 Rehabilitation Physicians … Read more on Seeking Alpha STATELINE: Good Samaritan laws, naloxone help states combat overdose deaths When Stephen Cardiges slipped into unconsciousness from a heroin overdose in the back of a Honda Civic two years ago, his two companions just kept driving around suburban Atlanta, hoping Stephen would come to on his own. click image to enlarge. SAVING … Read more on Morning Sentinel Read more... ...

Al Rahba Hospital Drastically Cuts Emergency Department Wait Times and

...  Rahba Hospital drastically cuts emergency department wait times and … To improve interactions between hospital Associates and those they serve – patients, families and visitors – Al Rahba Hospital has deployed an evidence-based "AIDET" technique. AIDET stands … General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Nephrology … Read more on Zawya (registration)   Medical Conditions where Formthotics can help – Common medical conditions where the use of Formthotics can greatly assist the therapy – featuring Dr Robert Donatelli, PhD, PT, OCS, Director of Sports Speci…   Tags: emergency department, internal medicin, internal medicine ...

Officials Scramble to Resolve Emergency Room Closures Spurred by the Mentally Ill

...  directed Mike Willden, director of the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services, to find ways to handle the crisis faced by Las Vegas Valley hospitals. “The need continues to outpace the … Read more on Las Vegas Review-Journal Mental Health Patients Stay for Days in the Emergency Room Doctors trained to treat heart attacks and traumas said they were finding themselves busy caring for people with psychiatric emergencies, like suicidal tendencies or psychotic break downs. In the emergency department, doctors expect the unexpected, but … Read more on KCRG Read ...

Nyeri County Reps Declare War on Illicit Brews

  Nyeri county reps declare war on illicit brews – For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ke Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvkenya Like our FaceBook page http://www.facebook.com/NtvKenya The cou…   Youth hospitalised for severe symptoms of alcohol withdrawal Young people just in their twenties are loading the emergency departments due to acute alcohol withdrawal symptoms. Experts say that these cases are in such a bad shape that they have to be rushed to hospitals to get immediate treatment and first aid. Read more on TopNews United States Read more... ...