Jillian Knecht

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Travis Barker Talks Scott Weiland and Effects of Addiction

Blink-182‘s Travis Barker has dealt with addiction in his own life and offered a few words on the disease while discussing the late Scott Weiland.<p>“I …

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Asparagus Pesto Recipe | Fresh Tastes Blog | PBS Food

Ingredients<p>1 pound linguine pasta<br>• 1/2 pound asparagus, trimmed and cut into 2-inch pieces, plus a few more pieces for garnish<br>• 1/2 cup spinach<br>• 1/3 finely …

Scientists close in on non-addictive opioid painkillers

Opioid painkillers have long been the gold standard for severe pain, but they come with a terrible dark side: They are the main culprits in a prescription drug abuse crisis that has killed thousands across the nation and spawned a resurgence of heroin.<p>Scientists are closing in on creating medicines …

FDA approves new opioid painkiller said to last 24 hours

Federal regulators gave the green light to a once-a-day opioid pain-relief pill that is up to 24 times more powerful than a single Vicodin but is designed to thwart the immediate release of its full — and potentially lethal — payload.<p>The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's approval of Hysingla ER, …

FDA Approves Addictive Painkiller To Combat Addiction To Painkillers

<i>By: Carey Wedler | The Anti Media –</i><p>Last Thursday, the Food and Drug Administration approved a new painkiller that claims to combat the nation’s …

Painkillers

Is Internet Addiction a Real Thing?

Marc Potenza, a psychiatrist at Yale and the director of the school’s Program for Research on Impulsivity and Impulse Control Disorders, has been treating addiction for more than two decades. Early in his career, he, like most others studying addiction at the time, focussed on substance-abuse …

Mentally ill teenager held in police cell found care

<b>A teenage girl with mental health problems who was kept in police cells for two days because of a lack of care beds has been found a place to stay.</b><p>Concerns for her welfare were raised by Paul Netherton, assistant chief constable at Devon and Cornwall Police.<p>He spoke out on Twitter on behalf of the …

Chicken with Sun-Dried Tomato Cream Sauce

posted by Chungah @ Damn Delicious on November 22, 2014 388 Comments »<p><i>Crisp-tender chicken in the most amazing cream sauce ever. It’s so good, you’ll</i> …

Brain stimulation eases major depression

TORONTO – Doctors are increasingly turning to brain stimulation therapy, a non-invasive procedure that uses electromagnetic energy, to treat severe …

The Disposables by David Putnam

I like being able to trust the author of the book I'm reading. Fiction or non-fiction, I want the truth -- or at least as close to the truth as the author can get. Which is why I not only enjoyed but appreciated <i>The Disposables</i> by David Putnam. Putnam wrote this fast-moving novel that reads like a …