Waismann Method Extends Aid in an Effort to Make Treatment More Widely Available

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BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ — In support of recent and upcoming national drug take-back programs encouraging people to surrender unused, unwanted and expired medications, the medical professionals who perform the Waismann Method of Opiate Detoxification today announced they will reduce the total cost of the pioneering rapid detoxification treatment in an effort to make treatment more […]

Opium Treatment

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Duragesic Home Detox Can Be Dangerous

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Oxycodone Warnings

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Duragesic Precautions

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