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2014-02-05 23:22:53

Short-Form Videos Will Inform Health Care Practitioners on Upcoming CDC Vital Signs Report Release New York, NY (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 The Doctor’s Channel, a video website for medical professionals, today announced an upcoming video series with Tom Frieden, MD, MPH, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Drinking too much or excessive drinking contributes to many negative health outcomes, including medical conditions such as hypertension, cancer, and liver...

Energy Drink Consumption May Signal Substance Abuse In Teens, Young Adults
2014-02-05 04:45:39

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Teens who constantly crack open a Red Bull or Monster energy drink could be at a higher risk of using alcohol and drugs, according to a new study published in the Journal of Addiction Medicine. The energy drink industry has grown immensely over the past decade, and studies show that nearly one-third of US adolescents consume the high-caffeinated drinks. However, the latest research says that these teens also show higher rates of...

2014-02-04 23:26:20

How to tell if you have a drinking problem is the focus of the latest blog post from A Forever Recovery, a leading addiction treatment center that has pioneered a moral reasoning approach to recovery that empowers each individual client to access the spiritual, cognitive, and fellowship support that they need. Battle Creek, MI (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 How to tell if you have a drinking problem is the focus of the latest blog post from A Forever Recovery, a leading addiction treatment...

2014-02-03 23:24:37

CEO Pax Prentiss issues comments on study that aligns with Passages’ treatment philosophy Malibu, CA (PRWEB) February 03, 2014 A study published January 13th in the Journal of Abnormal Psychology revealed that 9 percent of college student exhibiting signs of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) showed an increased likelihood of consuming more alcohol than their peers. The study also showed that this increased consumption of alcohol made these individuals more likely to experience...

2014-02-03 12:25:59

Alcohol Justice and North Coastal Prevention Coalition / Vista Community Clinic Present at CADCA National Leadership Forum SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Reducing youth exposure to alcohol advertising on public property is an important goal for policy action. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110727/DC41105LOGO) What: Presentation of Real World Experiences & Data Used to Develop & Implement Successful Community Campaigns To Reduce...

2014-02-01 23:03:09

Seattle Treatment Center offers programs to stop drug and alcohol dependency. Call (888) 444-9148 for an appointment. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) February 01, 2014 A Seattle treatment center is announcing that it is opening doors for adults and adolescents dealing with alcohol and drug addiction through Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. Statistics from a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services report reveal that "in 2012, there were 156,000 persons aged 12 or older who had used heroin...

2014-01-31 23:33:26

Cincinnati Treatment Center is adding programs toward helping people suffering from drug and alcohol dependency. Call (888) 444-9148 for an appointment. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 A Cincinnati treatment center is launching adult and adolescent substance abuse programs through Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. These programs expand upon the center’s already established substance abuse structure, offering additional hours of individual counseling and support. Statistics from...

Russia's Love Of Vodka Drives Premature Death Rates In Men
2014-01-31 09:53:16

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Vodka has long been a part of Russian culture and that culture needs to change if the country wants to save the lives of thousands of its people. According to a new study published in The Lancet, vodka is a major cause of the high risk of premature death in Russian adults  – with a quarter of all Russian men dying before reaching 55. "Russian death rates have fluctuated wildly over the last 30 years as alcohol restrictions and...

2014-01-30 23:02:24

Stockton Treatment Center helps people end their alcohol and drug dependency. Call (888) 444-9148 for an appointment. Stockton, CA (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 A Stockton treatment center is launching adult and adolescent programs to stop alcohol and drug abuse through Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. Information from a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services report shows "in 2012, there were 1.1 million persons aged 12 or older who had used hallucinogens for the first time within...

2014-01-30 04:21:40

Alcohol Justice says alcohol and sports are a toxic mix for young viewers and athletes, fueling injuries, violent behavior, and other harm SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the Big Game approaching this Sunday, it's time to assess how huge a boost for the alcohol industry it really is. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110727/DC41105LOGO) "Big Alcohol in big sports is big business and very harmful to society, its youth, public health and safety,"...