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Dr. Gabor Maté ~ Who We Are When We Are Not Addicted: The Possible Human

Dr. Gabor Maté gives us clues as to who we are when we are not addicted. Filmed January 9th, 2012 in Vancouver, B.C. as part of a launch for Beyond Addiction: The Yogic Path to Recovery. This four weekend program … Continue reading

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Raquel Welch: the ‘era of porn’ has ‘annihilated’ men

Kathleen Gilbert LifeSiteNews March 13, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) – As one of America’s most revered sex symbols, she might not be the first celebrity to jump to mind as a crusader against pornography. But Raquel Welch, who rose to icon status … Continue reading

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The Biology, Morality and Politics of Addiction – Dr Gabor Maté

The Freedomain Radio Dr Gabor Maté reveals the biological basis of addiction, and the insanity of the statist war on drugs. http://www.drgabormate.com

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Brain Development & Addiction with Gabor Mate

DVD available at http://www.heartspeakproductions.ca For over ten years Gabor Mate has been the staff physician at the Portland Hotel, a residence and harm reduction facility in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. His patients are challenged by life-threatening drug addictions, mental illness, Hepatitis … Continue reading

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“In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts”: Dr. Gabor Maté, Physician at Vancouver Safe-Injection Site, on the Biological and Socio-Economic Roots of Addiction and ADD

Dr. Gabor Maté is the staff physician at the Portland Hotel Society, which runs a residence/harm reduction facility and North America’s only supervised safe-injection site in Vancouver, Canada, home to one of the world’s densest areas of drug users. The … Continue reading

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Facebook addiction disorder: What it is and how to recognize it

Seymour Spacey Addiction News Now There is no need to convince you that Facebook addiction is reality in today’s world. So many people suffer from it and so many of them don’t even realize they are addicted. Day after day … Continue reading

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Heroin vaccine won’t ‘cure’ what ails addicts

Angela Garcia LA Times My aunt Marion is in the hospital dying of liver and kidney failure, the result of her 20-year struggle with heroin use. I was told of her imminent death the same day news broke about a … Continue reading

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Are You Rolling the Dice on a Gambling Addiction?

PR Newswire SAN DIEGO, March 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Whether it’s a March Madness office betting pool[2] or sitting in the sports books in Las Vegas placing bets on the Masters Golf Tournament and opening week of Major League Baseball, … Continue reading

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Mexican researchers patent heroin vaccine

Ioan Grillo Reuters While Mexico grapples with relentless drug-related violence, a group of Mexican scientists is working on a vaccine that could reduce addiction to one of the world’s most notorious narcotics: heroin. Researchers at the country’s National Institute of … Continue reading

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Mayo Clinic: Hospitalization of US underage drinkers common, costs $755 million a year

Nick Hanson EurekAlert ROCHESTER, Minn. — Hospitalization for underage drinking is common in the United States, and it comes with a price tag — the estimated total cost for these hospitalizations is about $755 million per year, a Mayo Clinic … Continue reading

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