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Alcohol Vaccine: A True Advance in the Treatment of Alcoholism?

Monday, November 4, 2013,
Author: John Lavitt
Categories: Addiction Medicine
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A new alcohol vaccine being developed in Chile by Dr. Juan Asenjo is in Stage 2 clinical trials. The vaccine builds on what happens naturally in certain people when they drink alcohol. 

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Employing Virtual Reality to Battle Alcoholism and Addiction in PTSD-Plagued U.S. Combat Veterans

Friday, November 1, 2013,
Author: John Lavitt
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Is battling addiction with a virtual world a real possibility? Scientists and technologists in the Duke University Hospital research program in Durham, North Carolina, are battling addiction in veterans by using a virtual world, according to a report on clinicaltrials.gov.

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