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Man who broke into homes to view Internet pornography gets a 34-month prison term

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The Eugene man who broke into homes to view Internet pornography gets a 34-month prison term
http://www.registerguard.com/web/updates/28631727-55/owens-addiction-treatment-victim-holland.html.csp

What's most interesting to us is that the reporter mentions ASAM and its new definition of addiction.

Chinese mindfulness meditation prompts double positive punch in brain white matter

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Chinese mindfulness meditation prompts double positive punch in brain white matter
June 11th, 2012 in Neuroscience


Scientists studying the Chinese mindfulness meditation known as integrative body-mind training (IBMT) say they've confirmed and expanded their findings on changes in structural efficiency of white matter in the brain that can be related to positive behavioral changes in subjects practicing the technique regularly for a month.

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