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An abscess is a well-defined collection of pus that has escaped from
blood vessels and has been deposited on tissues or in tissue surfaces.
This is usually associated with swelling and other signs of inflammation.
Abscess is also used to refer to an opening within solid tissue that is
formed by the death of tissue that has transitioned to a partly or
completely liquid substance after being digested by (Full article...)
Featured Blog Entry: Substance Abuse Treatment in College and Universities
Substance abuse is one of the fastest growing drug intake problems
in the US. While the condition is often linked to adults, stats about
substance abuse and students are alarming. According to (1) the
National Survey on Drug Use and Health, abuse of prescription drugs
is second to abuse of marijuana among adults in the age range 18-
25. DrugWatch further reports (2) that college students today are
abusing more drugs than was the number... (Full article...)
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