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Jul 07, 2014, 13:59 ET
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Waismann Method: CDC says in the U.S., prescription painkillers kill nearly two people every hour

 Waismann Method, a leading  provider of Rapid Detox and medical opiate detoxification center, has issued the following statement on a new...

Jun 05, 2014, 06:30 ET
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Heroin Becomes Drug of Choice Among Affluent Pain Medication Patients

 A research paper published in the May 28, 2014 issue of JAMA Psychiatry a paper entitled "The Changing Face of Heroin Use in the United...

Apr 24, 2014, 18:14 ET
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Are doctors to blame for opiate addiction epidemic? CDC reports doctors are a leading source of opioids for high-risk users

 One of the most common misconceptions about men and women who abuse prescription opioid drugs is that they get those drugs from friends or...

Apr 08, 2014, 09:26 ET
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Waismann Method: Prescription painkiller/heroin overdose antidote approved by FDA

 Family members and caregivers of individuals with opiate drug addiction problems heaved a sigh of relief earlier this month when the FDA...

Feb 04, 2014, 08:03 ET
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Heroin Overdose & Addiction: Exacerbated by Guilt, Shame & Blame

Heroin abuse is on the rise in the U.S., according to data from the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services...

Jan 21, 2014, 06:03 ET
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Waismann Method® Supports Gov. Shumlin's Focus on Heroin Addiction

In response to Vermont Governor Shumlin's recent action against drug addiction, Waismann Method® supports the shift from punishment to drug...

Nov 26, 2013, 10:03 ET
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Waismann Method® Rapid Detox Program Addresses Heroin Epidemic

Doctors and staff of the Waismann Method® rapid detox program, have been assisting patients that are caught in this escalating heroin...

Nov 06, 2013, 10:06 ET
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FDA Hydrocodone Restrictions Lead to Illegal Drug Use? Rapid Detox the Solution?

 In response to the growing opiate addiction epidemic, the FDA has decided to request that hydrocodone pills be relabeled as a Schedule II...

Oct 03, 2013, 10:05 ET
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Waismann Method® Medical Director Calls for Universal Standard of Care for Rapid Detox Safety

 In response to recent news, including a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report noting severe adverse effects associated with...

Jun 05, 2013, 10:05 ET

WAISMANN METHOD® Medical Director Urges Immediate Action to End Prescription Painkiller Overdose Epidemic

 In response to data showing one person dies every 19 minutes in the U.S. from a prescription drug overdose, Michael H. Lowenstein M.D.,...

May 02, 2013, 08:00 ET

WAISMANN METHOD® Director Urges Immediate Action to Combat Heroin Use Epidemic

 The Office of National Drug Control Policy recently published its 2013 National Drug Control Strategy, reporting that a surge in heroin...

Mar 18, 2013, 11:03 ET

WAISMANN METHOD® Medical Director Urges for Tighter Restrictions and Enforcement of Opiate Drug Regulations Nationwide

 According to a report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), drug overdose deaths in the United States increased...

Feb 04, 2013, 11:03 ET

WAISMANN METHOD® Director Urges Physicians to Curb Hydrocodone Prescriptions

Following recommendations from an advisory panel to the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposing tighter restrictions on...

Jan 02, 2013, 10:03 ET

WAISMANN METHOD® Medical Director Expresses Concern about Shift in Opioid Drug Use

 An "abuse-proof" formulation of OxyContin may have helped reduce the number of patients abusing the drug, but Dr. Michael Lowenstein, medical...

May 09, 2012, 19:00 ET

WAISMANN METHOD® Medical Director Voices Support for Fibromyalgia Awareness Day

 Medical Director for WAISMANN METHOD® rapid opiate detox treatment and pain management specialist, Dr. Michael Lowenstein, announced his...

Apr 25, 2012, 17:00 ET

WAISMANN METHOD® Director Encourages Public to Participate in National Take-Back Day

Following a new report released today by the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, Administrative Director for WAISMANN METHOD® rapid detox...

Apr 05, 2012, 20:00 ET

WAISMANN METHOD® Director Warns Prescription Painkiller Addiction Epidemic May Continue

 According to recent figures released by the Associated Press (AP), sales of oxycodone and hydrocodone increased dramatically between 2000 and...

Mar 15, 2012, 08:03 ET

WAISMANN METHOD® Medical Director Warns of Link Between Alcohol and Prescription Drug Abuse

 A series of studies conducted by researchers at the University of Michigan and funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)...

Jan 04, 2012, 08:03 ET

Waismann Method Medical Director Cautions of Rise in Drug Poisoning Deaths

A recent report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reveals that in 2008, poisoning became the leading cause...

Dec 06, 2011, 08:03 ET

Rise in Opioid Use for Abdominal Pain Points to Larger Problem Warns Waismann Method Medical Director

A new study, released by the American Gastroenterological Association, shows outpatient clinics across the United States witnessed...

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