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Addiction Blog

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Дата первичной проверки:

17 Oct 2010

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07 Mar 2016 - Mar 2017

Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

Descriptions provided about each contributor's education/expertise.

Addiction Blog is a network of writers and bloggers managed by Lee Weber. Contributors are industry leaders who are interested in the field of addiction treatment.

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Collaborative platforms:

This platform is professionally moderated by an administrative team qualified by a university degree or equivalent, and who exhibit excellent organizational, management and communication skills. However, administrators are not healthcare professionals, nor do they offer health advice or health information.

The authors of the articles in this site do not dispense medical, legal or professional advice, nor do they prescribe any treatment or strategy that should be tested without the advice of a professional. In fact, material presented in article and blog segments is in no way intended to replace professional medical care or attention by a qualified licensed medical professional. You are responsible for your own actions should you use any information found on this site.

Tracking via Google Analytics. Currently we are using Google Analytics to analyze the audience of the website and improve our content. No personal information is collected from Google Analytics. For further information on the privacy policy concerning Google Analytics, please go here, www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html

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All content submitted to Addiction Blog, either by post, comment or article submission is accessible by the general public and will only be removed at the administration’s discretion.
Do keep personal information private. Do not posting private and personal information such as your telephone number, email or mailing address.
Divulging too much information could give predators and those with bad intentions valuable information for identity theft.

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References Sources: NCBI: A placebo-controlled trial of buspirone for the treatment of marijuana dependence.
NCBI: Pharmacological Treatment of Cannabis Dependence
NIH: Principles of drug addiction treatment
NIDA: Available treatments for marijuana use disorders
State of New Jersey: Medicinal Marijuana Program

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References – We ask that you provide references such as dates, bibliography or link information to the health/medical claim when it is not personal experience. Personal experience is any symptom, test, treatment etc that you or a close family member has undergone himself/herself.

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Published: October 7, 2014

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detailed info about adverse effects of each drug.


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Like most other commercial websites, Addiction Blog receives funding from third parties who pay for the right to advertise their companies and products on our site. This funding supports the site’s efforts to develop comprehensive and credible consumer health information. At times, third parties pay for the right to sponsor certain areas of information on our site. Addiction Blog may agree to develop information about a certain topic in return for this sponsorship.

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All advertisements are clearly indicated and easily identifiable as such and are distinguished from other information. Information marked “Advertisement” on Addiction Blog may include advertisements and offers from third parties as well as “in-house” advertisements that will link you to consumer health information we wish to highlight. Each advertisement is clearly labeled. For example, we print the word “Ads” along the top or the side of a box in which the advertisement or sponsorship acknowledgment appears.

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However, Addiction Blog develops this information in accordance with our editorial policy and practices; sponsors have no editorial input or influence on the information itself. Advertisers and sponsors also have no influence over the order of the listing of responses to a search request on our site. We do not allow advertisers or sponsors to purchase priority listings in our search engine.

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What about sponsored content within the site? ask to label these articles as well.

Advertising or any attempt to sell products through Addiction Blog is strictly prohibited.

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