Sitting in her car in Orange County as she prepared to buy heroin from her drug dealer in 2015, Amy Green called out to her Creator. “I was like, ‘I need help. I can’t. I’m scared,’ ” she recently recalled. “I said this out loud. I was talking to God out loud. I’m like, ‘God,…Details
The significant rise in Marijuana use and the opioid epidemic is causing a need for a breathalyzer test to detect driving under the influence of drugs. While various factors such as a substance’s vapor pressure and determining the time the drug was taken are providing obstacles in the process, there is hope that a breathalyzer capable…Details
LOS ANGELES, May 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Access to Naloxone, a lifesaving drug that can reverse opioid overdose, has gained attention as one of the most important issues in the fight against the opioid epidemic. Now, however, a new drug has emerged that is resistant to the effects of naloxone. The rise of this deadly…Details
Clare Waismann of the Waismann Method was recently interviewed by U.S. News and World Report on the topic of talking to your kids about the lethal dangers of opioids. Check out the article here, and scroll down to #4 for Clare’s comments.
Our very own Dr. Michael Lowenstein was interviewed by Elizabeth Espinosa on the KFI AM 640 show, Sunday Morning News. During the interview, Dr. Lowenstein spoke about the challenges of chronic pain and opioid dependence, and how the Waismann Method might be able to help. Please listen to the interview below.
Surgeon General’s Report on Drug Addiction and Substance Abuse Receives Support from Waismann Method Medical Group
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The United States Surgeon General, Dr. Vivek Murthy, issued the first-ever Surgeon General’s report on addiction on Thursday. Dr. Murthy stated that he intends for the report to galvanize support to change drug policy in the United States in the way that a similar report over 50 years…Details
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…Details
WHDT Interview with the Waismann Method’s very own Dr. Lowenstein on The Dangers of Carfentanil.Details
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…Details
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…Details