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Waismann Method

Deaths from Painkiller Overdoses Quadrupled in the Past Ten Years

WAISMANN METHOD® Medical Director Urges Targeted Prevention Strategies and Prompt Treatment to Slow Prescription Painkiller Overdose Epidemic Michael H. Lowenstein M.D., medical director for the Waismann Method opiate treatment, warns that opioid overdose rates continue to rise, albeit at a slower rate. Overdose deaths associated with prescription painkillers increased fourfold in the last decade, according…


Painkillers Killing Two People an Hour in US

Waismann Method: CDC says in the U.S., prescription painkillers kill nearly two people every hour The agency says prescribing practices vary widely among states, and physicians need to change those habits before meaningful change can occur. LOS ANGELES, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Waismann Method, a leading  provider of Rapid Detox and medical opiate detoxification center,…

Santa Barbara Independent

Getting Mommy Off Drugs

Recovery Method Hits Addicts Where It Hurts Sheila never imagined her stress-related migraines would end up making her a pill-popping junkie. The Ventura County mother of three started getting headaches and having trouble sleeping due to the unending juggle of going to college for a teaching degree and raising newborn twins. For her symptoms, her…

The Sacramento Bee

Waismann Method® Medical Director Calls for Universal Standard of Care for Rapid Detox Safety

New CDC Report Reveals Lack of Regulation as Cause for Increased Danger to Patients BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Oct. 3, 2013 –/PRNewswire/ — In response to recent news, including a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report noting severe adverse effects associated with rapid detox programs inNew York, Waismann Method® Medical Director Dr. Michael Lowenstein is calling for the creation of…