Tag Archives: Treatment

New Treatment Needed For Drug Detox In Jails, Some Officials Say

As one may imagine, institutions that carry out drug-related criminal sentences have a high population of people who are incarcerated while actively addicted to legal and illegal drugs. Some of these include heroin, cocaine, alcohol, prescription narcotics like oxycodone and hydrocodone, and benzodiazepines like clonazepam and alprazalom. Individuals who have purchased these off the street may have exposed themselves to ...

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ADHD: Behavioral Treatment Could Replace Dangerous Medications

In children with ADHD, behavioral treatment could be safer, and more effective, than prescribed medication. A recent study, which was published in the Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology, compared children who were treated with ADHD medication with those who were treated with behavioral therapy. When used as an initial treatment, behavioral treatment appeared to be more effective in ...

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Heartburn Medication Risks: Proton Pump Inhibitors Used For Treatment Come With Serious Side Effects

A type of heartburn relief medicine known as proton pump inhibitors, which are readily available over the counter, may be linked to many ailments such as long-term kidney damage. Proton pump inhibitors are used in the treatment of ailments like GERD, peptic ulcers, and h. pylori. The study, “Proton Pump Inhibitor Use and the Risk of Chronic Kidney Disease,” published ...

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Botox Is Not Only For Wrinkles, Found To Be A Treatment For The Heart

Botox injections are known as a cosmetic procedure for flawless, wrinkle-free skin. A new study has found that Botox is just as beneficial, if not more, for the heart. Injecting Botox into the heart can help it beat more steadily, specifically after intense surgical procedures like heart bypass surgery. Researchers at the University of Rochester conducted a study on the ...

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Ultrasound technology shows promise as Alzheimer’s treatment

Brooks HaysBRISBANE, Australia, March 12 (UPI) — Researchers at the University of Queensland say they’ve developed a non-invasive Alzheimer’s treatment technique using ultrasound technology. Latest News – UPI.com

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New Drug In Clinical Trials Turns ‘Bad’ White Fat Into ‘Good’ Brown Fat – Could Aide In Diabetes Treatment As Well

Researchers have developed a drug that can convert white fat, that is considered bad for the human body, into brown fat, which is beneficial. The experimental weight-loss drug that will eventually help people burn fat has been trialed in mice, and the results are highly promising. The new drug, technically referred to as GC-1, has successfully boosted mice’s metabolism, and ...

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Marijuana For Depression: New Study Reveals Drug As Viable Treatment

Marijuana for depression may be the next cause that defenders of marijuana legalization latch on to after a new study has indicated the drug could be a viable form of treatment. Huffington Post reports that neuroscientists from the University of Buffalo’s Research Institute on Addictions found that “endocannabinoids — chemical compounds in the brain that activate the same receptors as ...

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Plantar Fasciitis Treatment Via Adult Stem Cells Could Help Athletes Like Nene

Plantar Fasciitis treatment via adult stem cell is proving to be a productive line of medical research. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, Plantar fasciitis unfortunately affects many sports stars, even in the Chicago Bulls. For example, the latest sports star to suffer from Plantar fasciitis is Nene of the Washington Wizards. Despite suffering from the pain, he’s continued to ...

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Paris Jackson — Vacations With Mom … in Treatment For Years

Exclusive Details Paris Jackson looked healthy and happy vacationing with her mom in Hawaii  … but MJ’s daughter still has a long road ahead of her — we’re told the treatment will last years. Debbie Rowe and Paris mugged for the camera during the trip … as you know, Rowe lost contact with Paris after she divorced Michael Jackson, but ...

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