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Waismann Method on the talk show ‘The Doctors’

Brendan posted a video on social media, where he told his son about the sons mother’s fatal overdose. Brendan was invited to The Doctors to talk about his own struggle with drug abuse as well as the rationale of why he decided to post the video on social media. Surprises for Father Struggling with Addiction…

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Why Drug Rehabs Should Not Label People As “Addicts”

Clare Waismann of the Waismann Method has a piece published on Healthcare News on whether or not to label people as “addicts”. Here is an excerpt: Despite an estimated 23.5 million people needing treatment for substance abuse in 2009, only 11.2% of these individuals actually got treatment at a special facility, according to the Substance…


Fentanyl, more potent than heroin?

Dr. Michael Lowenstein of the Waismann Method has a piece published on The Hill on fentanyl. Here is an excerpt: Often times, the illicit drug heroin is thought of as one of the more powerful opioids on the planet. It might be surprising to hear that a relatively common prescription medication, fentanyl, is even more…

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Dr. Lowenstein interviewed on The Fix

  The Waismann Method‘s very own Dr. Lowenstein was interviewed on The Fix, on the topic, “How Do You Handle Pain Relief If You’re Concerned About Addiction?” Excerpt: “A responsible and thorough physician should assess each patient individually,” says Dr. Michael Lowenstein, medical director of the Waismann Method (an accelerated detox method) and pain management…